from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of single nucleotides from the end of a DNA or RNA chain.
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- n. Any of a group of enzymes which cleave single nucleotides from the end of a polynucleotide (DNA or RNA) chain.
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- n. a nuclease that releases one nucleotide at a time (serially) beginning at one of a nucleic acid
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