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See also: str, Str, str., and Str.



STR (plural STRs)

  1. (genetics) short tandem repeat.
    • 2006, Lars Feuk et al., “Structural variation in the human genome”, Nature, 7:85
      These observations lead us to predict that structural genomic variants are as important as SNPs, short tandem repeats (STRs) and other small changes in their contribution to genome variation.
  2. (finance) suspicious transaction report.
  3. (computing) suspend to RAM.
  4. (role-playing games) Initialism of strength point.

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