hybrid cell


Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • Hybrid positioning system — Hybrid positioning systems are systems for finding the location of a mobile device using several different positioning technologies. Usually GPS (Global Positioning System) is one major component of such systems, combined with for instance cell… …   Wikipedia

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