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polyadenylic acid


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A polymer of adenylic acid that is sometimes attached to eukaryotic messenger RNA and stabilizes the molecule before transport from the nucleus into the cytoplasm.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A polymer of adenylic acid attached to mRNA before transportation to the cytoplasm


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