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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
noise

Plural
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  1. Various sounds, usually unwanted.
    He knew that it was trash day, when the garbage collectors made all the noise.
  2. Sound or signal generated by random fluctuations
  3. (technology) Unwanted part of a signal. (Signal to noise ratio)
  4. (genetics) The measured level of variation in gene expression among cells, regardless of source, within a supposedly identical population

See also

References

(Genetics meaning) "Noise in Gene Expression: Origins, Consequences, and Control." Jonathan M. Raser and Erin K. O'Shea (2005). Science. 309(5743):2010-2013.

Translations

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Verb

Infinitive
to noise

Third person singular
nois

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to noise (third-person singular simple present nois, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make noise
  2. To talk, especially to spread rumor or gossip.
    He noised about that he wanted the promotion, unwilling to ask for it but wanting it to be talked about.

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