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docking

The linking or binding of a ligand with a receptor.

docking

tail amputation. See dock1.
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A WiDV-enabled notebook computer simply "coming in range" of the Wireless Docking Station achieves a secure, wireless connection with all of the attached peripherals such as an LCD monitor, printer, external storage, Ethernet network, keyboard, mouse and speakers.
Atlantis will transport a crew of five American astronauts and two Russian cosmonauts on STS-71, the first shuttle/Mir docking mission.
Targus' latest mobile computing docking innovation is one of the first universal ExpressCard docking stations with digital video output capabilities, digital and analog audio out, Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000), serial port, and four Hi-Speed USB ports, two of which are "always on" USB ports in the industry.
The arrival of the flight hardware for the Shuttle/Mir docking system is an important milestone in our growing relationship with the Russian space community," said Kent Black, Rockwell executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Beall, Rockwell chairman and chief executive officer and honorary 1994 National Engineers Week chairman, praised Ghofranian's work on the Russian Androgenous Peripheral Docking Assembly (APDA).
Cross docking effectively removes the need for inventory storage and picking
The firms anticipate a follow-on agreement early in 1993 under which Rockwell would procure from Energia docking hardware, support equipment and technical services for ground and flight test.
At the same time, the design uses convection to minimize heat buildup from the Dock's GPU and provides additional safety by preventing people from putting their laptop battery on top of the docking station.
The JBL On Stage Micro is a portable iPod docking sound system ready to go anywhere and fits into the palm of a hand.
The docking unit is sold with the AT&T Secure Voice/Data Terminal.
As it does all JBL iPod docking speakers, JBL Radial charges the iPod even if it's not connected to a computer, or if the system is in "off" mode.