DNA

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

DNA (countable and uncountable, plural DNAs)

  1. (biochemistry) A biopolymer of deoxyribonucleic acid (a type of nucleic acid) that has four different chemical groups, called bases: adenine, guanine, cytosine, and thymine.
  2. (informal) That part of a person's character that has a genetic origin.
  3. (figuratively) The fundamental values or vision of an organization.

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DNA

  1. Defense Nuclear Agency.

Phrase[edit]

DNA

  1. Did not answer
  2. Did not arrive (used when someone fails to keep an appointment)
  3. Did not attend
  4. Do not assume
  5. Does not apply
  6. Drugs 'n' alcohol

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Dutch[edit]

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DNA

  1. desoxyribonucleïnezuur (deoxyribonucleic acid)

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French[edit]

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DNA

  1. Dernière Nouvelles d'Alsace ("Latest News from Alsace"), a French periodical.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English DNA.

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DNA

  1. DNA

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English DNA.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Tokyo) ディーエヌエ [dìíénúéꜜè] (Nakadaka – [5])
  • IPA(key): [diːe̞nɯ̟ᵝe̞ː]

Noun[edit]

DNA (katakana ディーエヌエー, rōmaji dīenuē)

  1. (genetics, biochemistry) DNA

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Polish[edit]

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DNA m, n (indeclinable)

  1. (genetics, biochemistry) Abbreviation of kwas dezoksyrybonukleinowy.

Further reading[edit]

  • DNA in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Turkish[edit]

Initialism[edit]

DNA (Deoksiribonükleik asit)

  1. DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)