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x adj.  being one more than nine ;
X n.  street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine ;
X n.  the 24th letter of the Roman alphabet ;
X n.  the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one ; the base of the decimal system ;
X chromosome n.  the sex chromosome that is present in both sexes: singly in males and doubly in females ;
X ray n.  a radiogram made by exposing photographic film to X rays ; used in medical diagnosis ;
X ray n.  electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid target ;
x-axis n.  the horizontal axis in a plane coordinate system ;
X-linked adj.  relating to genes or characteristics or conditions carried on the X chromosome ;
X-linked dominant inheritance n.  hereditary pattern in which a dominant gene on the X chromosome causes a characteristic to be manifested in the offspring ;
X-linked gene n.  a gene located on an X chromosome ;
X-linked recessive inheritance n.  hereditary pattern in which a recessive gene on the X chromosome results in the manifestation of characteristics in male offspring and a carrier state in female offspring ;
X-linked SCID n.  SCID in male children resulting from mutation of a gene that codes for a protein on the surface of T cells that allows them to develop a growth factor receptor ;
X-OR circuit n.  gate for exclusive OR ; a circuit in a computer that fires only if only one of its inputs fire ;
X-radiation n.  obtaining images by the use of X rays ;
 
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