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clone

noun a carbon copy created by genetic engiieering, a copy created by genetic engineering, a double created by genetic engineering, a facsimile created through genetic engineering, an exact copy created through genetic engineering, duplication created by geeetic engineering, production of a copy, production of a copy through genetic engineering, production of multiple identical copies, propagation asexually, propagation from a clone cell, replication created by genetic engineering, replication through genetic engineering, reproduction asexually
Associated concepts: bioethics, computer clone, embryo splitting, human clone
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Whenever you buy equipment that uses a computer for control or calculations, insist that the computer use standard, interchangeable parts and be fully compatible with IBM PC clones or Apple computers.
Power Computing President Stephen Kahng is credited by many in the personal computer industry as the innovator of low-cost, component-based PC design and as a catalyst for the explosion of cost-competitiveness in the PC clone industry of the mid-1980s.
The Melissa virus "evolved" on a monoculture of PC clones, and virus-protection software is applied like pesticides ("Looking beyond the Melissa virus," SN: 5/8/99, p.
PC clones are expected to bringing ample sales for Christmas.
RISC/6000 systems, 386 and 486 IBM PC clones, Intel Pentium-based PCs, Hewlett-Packard HP 9000 and DEC Vax and Alpha platforms.
Some outsiders team with local partners: In 1991, IBM and Singapore's Hong Leong agreed to produce PC clones for sale in Asia.