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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.
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Before how the model works is described, the following section introduces some notions of the logic of preferences that will be used to account for the speaker's order of preferences and to express the contents of the addressee's belief.
The conditional form in (12) suggests that the speaker is not actually giving advice but merely pondering what his advice would be if the addressee was involved in a negative situation.
Lower degrees of authority of the speaker over the addressee motivate an interpretation of a speech act which is closer to a request than to an order.
state of existence) is in each case conveyed by their subordination to neg-factive main clause predications (respectively, I drew a childish conclusion, and a belief I religiously entertained), the whole of each statement being offered on a pragmatic, or communicative, assumption, one taken as without doubt shared between speaker and addressee, that it would be redundant for the speaker to spell out for the addressee facts as to the truth of these matters, on the grounds that these factors are already known to both, and with an implication that things were known to the addressee before they were discovered or mentioned by the speaker.
In sum, by focusing on personal names, the name network method can quickly identify addressees of each message and thus automatically discover 'who talks to whom' in many-to-many types of online communication, such as threaded discussions and chats.
As in the controlling metaphor of its stanza #4, these contradictory attitudes and tonalities are as "diverse" as the "different drift" "the soul-tides" cast upon "the sand" of the addressee's consciousness (ll.
Every letter implies at least one future stage in the relationship beyond the reception of the letter, the addressee's response.
Where the addressee needs to get back in touch offer a stimulus for an early response, possibly a discount or free gift, as the longer a person leaves mail unanswered the less likely they are to bother.
He said items affected had been posted after lunchtime on Sunday, and urged people to check with the addressee that their mail arrived.
First, an explanation of argumentation's ability to pressure, compel, force an addressee to accept a conclusion may be primarily intellectual.