HyperDic: intron

English > 1 sense of the word intron:
NOUNsubstanceintron, noncoding DNAsequence of a eukaryotic gene's DNA that is not translated into a protein
intron > pronunciation
Soundsih'ntrahn
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English > intron: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
Meaningsequence of a eukaryotic gene's DNA that is not translated into a protein.
Synonymnoncoding DNA
Broaderdeoxyribonucleic acid, desoxyribonucleic acid, DNA(biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix
Oppositeexon, coding DNAsequence of a gene's DNA that transcribes into protein structures
Spanishintrón
Catalanadn no codificant, intró

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