from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of bonds between nucleic acids in the interior of a DNA or RNA molecule.
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- n. Any enzyme which catalyzes the cleavage of nucleic acids so as to produce variously sized fragments.
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- n. a nuclease that cleaves nucleic acids at interior bonds and so produces fragments of various sizes
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