HyperDic: thymine

English > 1 sense of the word thymine:
NOUNsubstancethymine, Ta base found in DNA (but not in RNA) and derived from pyrimidine
English > thymine: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA base found in DNA (but not in RNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine.
SynonymT
BroaderpyrimidineAny of several basic compounds derived from pyrimidine
Substance ofdeoxyribonucleic 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
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