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Synonyms for vector

the compass direction in which a ship or an aircraft moves

Synonyms for vector

a variable quantity that can be resolved into components

a straight line segment whose length is magnitude and whose orientation in space is direction

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any agent (person or animal or microorganism) that carries and transmits a disease

(genetics) a virus or other agent that is used to deliver DNA to a cell

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Robert Braner, Vector's vice president of marketing and dealer development, stated that Baell's responsibility as national sales, service and parts manager, is the basis for the implementation of a dealer program that calls for strategic alliances with established, respected and profitable dealerships that are capable of providing the necessary support for Vector Aeromotive's supercar niche market.
of applications including scalar-dominated, vector and parallel.
E[acute accent]This release contains forward-looking statements regarding our intellectual property, research programs and clinical trials, our product development and our potential development platforms including AAV vectors and other statements about our plans, objectives, intentions and expectations and other statements about our plans, objectives, intentions and expectations.
I have long admired the fine craftsmanship and high tech image that Vector is known for and whole-heartedly embrace the company's expanding mission.
In 2002, during an exceedingly difficult time for technology companies to be raising money, Vector made a bet on the ProcessClaims management team and our proven technology for the automotive insurance industry," said Paul Farber, CEO of ProcessClaims.
The new center allows Blue Vector to strategically expand its engineering and design teams, as well as to advance its overseas sales and marketing efforts.
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