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NEC

Abbreviation for:
necrotising enterocolitis
necrosis
neuroendocrine carcinoma
neuroendocrine cell
nonesterified cholesterol
not elsewhere classified 
Nursing Ethics Committee

NEC

Symbol for
2. Nonesterified cholesterol.

Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC)

A disorder in newborns caused by bacterial or viral invasion of vulnerable intestinal tissues.
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The NEC Research Institute is also involved in internet meta-search engines, scalable cluster computing, distributed languages and systems and quantum cryptography.
Spending time in the neurophysics lab at the NEC Research Institute near Princeton, N.J., can make one just a little giddy.
In the laser experiment by Lijun Wang of NEC Research Institute in Princeton, N.J., and his colleagues, the superluminal pulse, which was preceded by a "pump" pulse to excite the amplifier, has a negative velocity.
Yianilos of the NEC Research Institute in Princeton, N.J., and his collaborators have now unveiled the prototype of such a dispersed-data-storage system for the Internet.
Lee Giles of the NEC Research Institute in Princeton, N.J., report in the April 3 Science.
Logistello was developed by Michael Buro, now at the NEC Research Institute in Princeton, N.J.