deoxyribonucleic

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Etymology[edit]

From deoxyribose + nucleic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /diɒksɪˌraɪbəʊnjuːˈkleɪjɪk/

Adjective[edit]

deoxyribonucleic (not comparable)

  1. (genetics) Of or pertaining to deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) or its derivatives

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