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  1. 80snoun

    The 1980s.

  2. 80snoun

    The decade of the 1980s.

  3. 80snoun

    Temperatures from 80 to 89 degrees.

  4. Etymology: A common shortening of 1980s.


  1. 80S

    Ribosomes are a large and complex molecular machine that catalyzes the synthesis of proteins, referred to as translation. The ribosome selects aminoacylated transfer RNAs (tRNAs) based on the sequence of a protein-encoding messenger RNA (mRNA) and covalently links the amino acids into a polypeptide chain. Ribosomes from all organisms share a highly conserved catalytic center. However, the ribosomes of eukaryotes (animals, plants, fungi, and large number unicellular organisms all with a nucleus) are much larger than prokaryotic (bacterial and archaeal) ribosomes and subject to more complex regulation and biogenesis pathways.Eukaryotic ribosomes are also known as 80S ribosomes, referring to their sedimentation coefficients in Svedberg units, because they sediment faster than the prokaryotic (70S) ribosomes. Eukaryotic ribosomes have two unequal subunits, designated small subunit (40S) and large subunit (60S) according to their sedimentation coefficients. Both subunits contain dozens of ribosomal proteins arranged on a scaffold composed of ribosomal RNA (rRNA). The small subunit monitors the complementarity between tRNA anticodon and mRNA, while the large subunit catalyzes peptide bond formation.


  1. 80s

    This is a list of events occurring in the 80s, ordered by year. ⁕Emperor Titus inaugurates the Colosseum with 100 days of games. ⁕The earliest stage of Lullingstone Roman villa is built. ⁕The Roman occupation of Britain reaches the River Tyne–Solway Firth frontier area. Gnaeus Julius Agricola creates a fleet for conquest of Caledonia, he finally proves that Britannia is an island. ⁕Legio II Adiutrix is stationed at Lindum Colonia. The city is an important settlement for retired Roman legionaries. ⁕The original Roman Pantheon is destroyed in a fire, together with many other buildings. ⁕The Eifel Aqueduct is constructed to bring water 95 km from the Eifel region to Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensum. ⁕Gnaeus Julius Agricola begins his invasion of Scotland. ⁕Some 30,000 Asian tribespeople migrate from the steppes to the west with 40,000 horses and 100,000 cattle, joining with Iranian tribespeople and with Mongols from the Siberian forests to form a group that will be known in Europe as the Huns. ⁕The aeolipile, the first steam engine, is described by Hero of Alexandria. ⁕The Gospel of Luke and Acts of the Apostles are written.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 80s in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 80s in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of 80s in a Sentence

  1. Ken Rubin:

    I can tell you that when I first applied in the early '80s for air inspection reports and audits, I used to get them, they became less accessible.

  2. Hannibal Buress:

    It's even worse because Bill Cosby has the f--king smuggest old black man public persona that I hate. He gets on TV, 'Pull your pants up black people, I was on TV in the 80s. I can talk down to you because I had a successful sitcom.' Yeah, but you rape women, Bill Cosby, so turn the crazy down a couple notches, 'I don't curse onstage.' Well, yeah, you’re a rapist.

  3. Edward Taehan Chang:

    Despite the fact that Korean-American merchants were victimized, no one in the mainstream cared because of our lack of visibility and political power, korean immigrants, many who arrived in the late 1970s and early 80s, learned economic success alone will not guarantee their place in America. What was an immigrant Korean identity began to shift. The Korean-American identity was born.

  4. Jeff Weaver:

    There was a rightward drift in the Democratic Party in the'80s and'90s, the rank and file of the party has rejected.

  5. Paul Tokasz:

    There were some difficult conditions in the late 80s, early 90s, in terms of fiscal conditions of the state and I think he realized that, it's never easy satisfying all of your constituencies.

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