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alias

Informatics
A secondary or symbolic name for a file or computer peripheral (device).
 
Molecular biology
An alternative symbol or name for part of the sequence of a known gene that resembles names for other anonymous DNA segments—e.g., D6Mit236 is an alias for Cftr.
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Antonio Trillanes IV set a hearing on September 13, despite state prosecutors' plea that a hearing is not needed for an application for alias warrant.
"High-value" drug suspects Jessi Hassim, alias Jan-Jan Usman, and Jomer Atang, alias Omeng, were arrested in Zamboanga City and Isabela, Basilan, respectively also on Tuesday.
Flying Instructor Maheshwaran Ravichandran alias Mendis alias Thirukkumaran.
I don't see him turning around and rebooting 'Alias' anytime soon.
"Alias claimed that the tenant of the flat 'Tony' had just left minutes before police officers arrived and that Alias was only in the flat because 'Tony' had invited him to dinner.
"The chosen assassin, Vikas Dabas, alias Fauji ( 23), came dressed as an advocate and was carrying two ' case files' to evade frisking," said Special Commissioner ( Special Cell) S.
Alias bought the site for an undisclosed sum in 2002 and was working on plans to open it as the Alias Hotel St Louis.
Previously Alias had set up the Alias Kandinsky in Cheltenham, the Alias Seattle in Brighton, the Alias Barcelona in Exeter and most recently the Alias Rossetti in Piccadilly, Manchester.
Alias has also enhanced its Alias StudioTools Platinum Membership offering, delivering top-tier support and maintenance via software downloads, hotline support and learning resources for a fixed annual fee.
Alias's products, technology, and services will be integrated with Autodesk's Manufacturing Solutions and Media & Entertainment divisions and its consulting organization.
Alias, Toronto, has launched DirectConnect for Pro/ENGINEER which allows users to efficiently visualize and share their data in high-quality, photo-realistic quality for design evaluation, presentation and promotion.
DVD Extras: Cast and crew commentaries, "The Museum Of Television And Radio: Creating Characters" featurette, The Animated Alias: Tribunal, "Alias Close Up" featurette, "Burbank To Barcelona" featurette, deleted scenes, blooper reel, Alias Script Scanner DVD-ROM, Team Alias, Easter Egg