adenosine deaminase, ADA(noun)
an enzyme found in mammals that can catalyze the deamination of adenosine into inosine and ammonia
"ADA deficiency can lead to one form of severe combined immunodeficiency disease"; "the gene encoding ADA was one of the earlier human genes to be isolated and cloned for study"
, the enzyme that specifically affects RNA. See ADAR.
A programming language.
Origin: Short form of names beginning with adal, such as Adelaide. Also Latinized form of Hebrew Adah. The programming language takes its name from Ada Lovelace.
Ada is a structured, statically typed, imperative, wide-spectrum, and object-oriented high-level computer programming language, extended from Pascal and other languages. It has built-in language support for explicit concurrency, offering tasks, synchronous message passing, protected objects, and non-determinism. Ada is an international standard; the current version is defined by ISO/IEC 8652:2012. Ada was originally designed by a team led by Jean Ichbiah of CII Honeywell Bull under contract to the United States Department of Defense from 1977 to 1983 to supersede the hundreds of programming languages then used by the DoD. Ada was named after Ada Lovelace, who is credited as being the first computer programmer.
The numerical value of ADA in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of ADA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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Ada Guan didn't know what was happening to Ada Guan.
If you're masochistic enough to program in ADA, we're not going to stop you.
At this point, it’s not a bad idea to put in writing what your requests are and your rights under the ADA.
Ada Guan told me,' Something fell out of me,' i lifted up Ada Guan pants, and I saw a head, and then I heard,' Wah.'.
We're hoping that the truce kicks in on the 10th and will allow parents and families to come and access health services and other services, in Sa'ada in the last week, there has definitely been a reduction of fighting in the border area. In Sana'a, we have seen fewer (Saudi-led) air strikes.
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