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bromouracil

noun bro·mo·ura·cil \ˌbrō-mō-ˈyr-ə-ˌsil, -səl\

Definition of BROMOURACIL

:  a mutagenic uracil derivative C4H3N2O2Br that is an analog of thymine and pairs readily with adenine and sometimes with guanine

First Known Use of BROMOURACIL

1960
Medical Dictionary

bromouracil

noun bro·mo·ura·cil \ˌbrō-mō-ˈyr-ə-ˌsil, -səl\

Medical Definition of BROMOURACIL

:  a mutagenic uracil derivative C4H3N2O2Br that is an analog of thymine and pairs readily with adenine and sometimes with guanine during bacterial or bacteriophage DNA synthesis

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