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shelf

(shelf),
In anatomy, a structure resembling a shelf.

shelf

Etymology: AS, scylf
a flat, hard anatomical structure that resembles a ridge or platform.

shelf

(shelf)
anatomy A structure resembling a shelf.
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Gregg Sando, CEO of Cell Medica said: Creating a safe and effective off-the-shelf product that can be used in multiple patients would unlock the full potential of cellular immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer.
However, bespoke systems will always lead the field, with off-the-shelf software merely mass copies of successful bespoke designs.
Off-the-shelf refers to software that is readily available to the general public, subject to a nonexclusive license and not substantially modified.