replicative
adjective Date: circa 1890 of, relating to, involved in, or characterized by replication <
the replicative form of tobacco mosaic virus
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  • replicative — rep·li·ca·tive rep li .kāt iv adj of, relating to, involved in, or characterized by replication <conversion of single stranded...DNA to a double stranded replicative form (Nature)> * * * rep·li·ca·tive (repґlĬ ka″tiv) pertaining… …   Medical dictionary

  • replicative — replicate ► VERB 1) make an exact copy of; reproduce. 2) (replicate itself) (of genetic material or a living organism) reproduce or give rise to a copy of itself. 3) repeat (a scientific experiment or trial) to obtain a consistent result. ► NOUN… …   English terms dictionary

  • replicative — /rep li kay tiv/, adj. characterized by or capable of replication, esp. of an experiment. [1850 55; REPLICATE + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • replicative — adjective Of, pertaining to, or causing replication …   Wiktionary

  • replicative — adj. of replication, of duplication, of reproduction …   English contemporary dictionary

  • replicative — rep·li·ca·tive …   English syllables

  • replicative — rep•li•ca•tive [[t]ˈrɛp lɪˌkeɪ tɪv[/t]] adj. cvb gen characterized by or capable of replication, esp. of an experiment • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • replicative — ˈreplə̇ˌkād.iv adjective : of, relating to, involved in, or characterized by replication …   Useful english dictionary

  • Replicative transposition — is a mechanism of transposition in molecular biology in which the transposable element is duplicated during the reaction, so that the transposing entity is a copy of the original element. Replicative transposition is characteristic to… …   Wikipedia

  • replicative bipass — replicative bipass. См. обходная репликация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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