Oriented vs Ultracontig - What's the difference?

oriented | ultracontig |


As an adjective oriented

is having a specific orientation.

As a verb oriented

is (orient).

As a noun ultracontig is

(genetics) an ordered and oriented set of supercontigs obtained by use of supporting evidence.

oriented

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • having a specific orientation
  • Derived terms

    * message-oriented * object-oriented * oriented graph * oriented knot * oriented link * oriented matroid * oriented surface * sexually oriented

    Usage notes

    In British English the word orientated is used instead. [http://www.askoxford.com/asktheexperts/faq/aboutgrammar/oriented]

    Verb

    (head)
  • (orient)
  • ultracontig

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (genetics) An ordered and oriented set of supercontigs obtained by use of supporting evidence