address

(redirected from addressers)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to addressers: recipient, addressor

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 periodicals archive ?
By the sudden introduction of "you" in the text, the narrative center in [4-S] is shifted to the Addresser 3-Addressee 3 level from the Addresser 4-Addressee 4 level, which is foregrounded in [4-L].
The addressers (performers) and the addressees are supposed to interact cooperatively in those different places.
Addressers, addressees, and other persons referred to in letters are related to one another within a "system of typifications, relevances, roles, positions, statuses.