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address

Informatics
The alphanumeric code for the location of point of communication on the Internet or an intranet.
 
Molecular biology
A site on a chromosome with a ‘character set’ of ≥ 16 base pairs which, at 416, makes that address unique, and unlikely to occur more than once on the genome.

Professional communication
A speech, oration or written statement directed to a particular group of persons; to be differentiated from a lecture, which may be didactic in nature.

address

pronounced uh-DRESS Professional communication A speech, oration, or written statement directed to a particular group of persons; to be differentiated from a lecture, which may have a didactic end. See Keynote address, National Library of Medicine.
References in classic literature ?
Now you see what a person with talent and address can do.
He has too much real feeling to address any woman on the haphazard of selfish passion.
The name and address of the clerical-looking stranger (both written in pencil) ran as follows:
He then directed our attention to the wall, and was beginning, 'I assure you, gentlemen,' when I ventured to object to that ceremonious form of address, and to beg that he would speak to us in the old way.
While the inaugural address was being delivered from this place, devoted altogether to saving the Union without war, insurgent agents were in the city seeking to destroy it without war-- seeking to dissolve the Union, and divide effects, by negotiation.
This address, delivered in the presence of Ali, who, not understanding one word of the language in which it was spoken, stood wholly unmoved, produced an effect on M.
Eliot injudiciously crowded too much into one address.
None of that interesting Sensibility or amiable simpathy in her manners and Address to me when we first met which should have distinguished our introduction to each other.
Her address to me was so gentle, frank, and even affectionate, that, if I had not known how much she has always disliked me for marrying Mr.
Vholes of his agreement with Richard that he should call there to learn his address.
The opening paragraph of our Address to the Emperor was framed as follows:
The president, Sir Francis M , made an important communication to his colleagues, in an address that was frequently interrupted by applause.