ribonucleic acid
noun Date: 1931 RNA

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  • ribonucleic acid — [rī΄bō no͞o klē′ik, rī΄bōnyo͞oklē′ik] n. [< RIBO(SE) + NUCLEIC ACID] RNA …   English World dictionary

  • ribonucleic acid — ribonucleic acid. См. РНК. (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.

  • ribonucleic acid — RNA. One of the two types of nucleic acids found in all cells. In the cell, ribonucleic acid is made from DNA (the other type of nucleic acid), and proteins are made from ribonucleic acid. Also called RNA …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • ribonucleic acid — ribonukleorūgštis statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Iš ribonukleotidų susidedanti rūgštis. santrumpa( os) RNR atitikmenys: angl. ribonucleic acid rus. рибонуклеиновая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – ribonukleino rūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • ribonucleic acid — ribonukleorūgštis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Paprastai viengrandis iš ribonukleotidų susidedantis polinukleotidas. atitikmenys: angl. ribonucleic acid; RNA rus. рибонуклеиновая кислота; РНК ryšiai: sinonimas – RNR …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • ribonucleic acid — [ˌrʌɪbə(ʊ)nju: kleɪɪk, kli:ɪk] noun see RNA. Origin 1930s: ribonucleic from ribose + nucleic acid …   English new terms dictionary

  • ribonucleic acid — A macromolecule consisting of ribonucleoside residues connected by phosphate from the 3′ hydroxyl of one to the 5′ hydroxyl of the next nucleoside. RNA is found in all cells, in both nuclei and cytoplasm and in particulate and nonparticulate form …   Medical dictionary

  • ribonucleic acid — /ruy boh nooh klee ik, klay , nyooh , ruy /, Biochem. See RNA. Also, ribose nucleic acid. [1930 35; RIBO(SE) + NUCLEIC ACID] * * * …   Universalium

  • ribonucleic acid — n. a nucleic acid yielding ribose on hydrolysis, present in living cells, esp. in ribosomes where it is involved in protein synthesis. Usage: Abbr.: RNA. Etymology: RIBOSE + NUCLEIC ACID …   Useful english dictionary

  • ribonucleic acid — noun A derivative of DNA having ribose in place of deoxyribose, and uracil in place of thymine; its primary function is in the transcription of genetic material and subsequent …   Wiktionary

  • ribonucleic acid — (RNA)    Single stranded nucleic acid molecules composed of the ribonucleosides adenosine, guanosine, cytidine, and uridine. The three types of RNA include mRNA, rRNA, and tRNA …   Forensic science glossary

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