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1. Abbreviation for sacral vertebra (S1-S5); spheric, spheric lens; Svedberg unit.
2. Symbol for siemens; sulfur; entropy in thermodynamics; substrate in the Michaelis-Menton mechanism; percentage saturation of hemoglobin (when followed by subscript O2 or CO); serine; seryl; one of the two stereochemical designations (in italics) in the Cahn-Ingold-Prelog system.
3. Designation of a rare human antigen (hemagglutinogen) related genetically to the MNSs blood group. See Blood Groups Appendix.
4. Fourth product in a multisubstrate enzyme.

S

Symbol for entropy.

s

Abbreviation for sinister (L, left), semis, (L, half), second (unit of time); in subscript, denotes steady state.

Abbreviation for L. sine, without.

s

S

spherical lens; serine; siemens; substrate; sulfur; Svedberg unit; sacral vertebrae (S1–S5); heart sound (S1–S4).

S

/S / entropy.

s

second.

/s̄/ [L.] si´ne (without).

s

1 abbreviation for second in SI units.
2 abbreviation for the Latin word sinister, "left."
3 abbreviation for steady state.

S

1 symbol for sulfur.
2 symbol for saturation of hemoglobin.
3 symbol for siemens.

s̄, s

symbol for the Latin sine, "without."

S

1. Salmonella.
2. Spirillum.
3. Staphylococcus.
4. Streptococcus.

S

1. Entropy.
2. Mean dose/unit cumulated activity.
3. Period of DNA synthesis in the cell cycle.
4. Sacral.
5. Saline.
6. Secretin.
7. Serine.
8. Serum.
9. Siemens–SI derived unit, electrical conductance.
10. Slow muscle–physiology.
11. Small.
12. Sound–audiology.
13. Standard.
14. Standard deviation.
15. Streptomycin.
16. Subject–psychology.
17. Subluxation–chiropractic.
18. Substrate.
19. Sulfamethoxasole.
20. Sulfur.
21. Superior.
22. Svedberg unit.
23. Synthesis–phase, cell cycle.
24. System.

s

1. semi, Latin, half.
2. sinistra, Latin, left.

s

1. Distance.
2. Second-time.
3. Secondary.
4. Sedimentation coefficient–physical chemistry.
5. Standard deviation.

S

Abbreviation for sulfur; Svedberg unit; serine; siemens; spheric lens; substrate.

S

Abbreviation for entropy.

s

Abbreviation for steady state; selection coefficient.

s

Abbreviation for sedimentation coefficient.

S

abbrev. SERINE.

S

Abbreviation for sulfur; signature; sinister; stready state.

Abbreviation for L. sine, without.

S

chemical symbol, sulfur; symbol for siemens and svedberg; [L.] semis (half); sight; [L.] signa (mark); [L.] sinister (left).

S phase
see cell cycle.
References in classic literature ?
There was talk on the part of Margaret Henan of going to law at the time, but in the end she carried the child to Belfast and there had it christened Samuel.
Samuel had a splendid constitution, a tremendous grip on life.
When the old master retired, Samuel took over his school.
Oz fine a sailor-mon oz ever walked was Samuel Henan.
The face o' the second mate was white oz death, an' he stood ut alone for half an hour, when ut was too much for hum an' he went below an' called Samuel an' the third.
And once again Margaret Henan carried a babe to Belfast and had it christened Samuel.
Wull ye be tellun' me," she said, "thot uf the second Samuel hod been named Larry thot he would no hov fell un the hot watter an' drownded?
I went down the dark road between the hawthorn hedges puzzling over the why of like, repeating SAMUEL to myself and aloud and listening to the rolling wonder in its sound that had charmed her soul and led her life in tragic places.
The Samuels," Clara interpolated, with what I suspected was a giggle.
The Samuel Adams brewers began by taking a Belgian ale and aging it in Hungarian oak tuns where it evolved and took on a life and character of its own over time.
Samuel earns the title page for influencing everything that happens during his life and after his death.
Samuel was previously a partner at Gide Loyrette Nouel in Hong Kong and prior to that a Counsel at Sidley Austin, where he worked for over ten years.