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derepress

verb de·re·press \ˌdē-ri-ˈpres\

Definition of DEREPRESS

transitive verb
:  to activate (a gene or enzyme) by releasing from a blocked state
de·re·pres·sion \-ˈpre-shən\ noun

First Known Use of DEREPRESS

1960

derepress

transitive verb de·re·press \ˌdē-ri-ˈpres\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DEREPRESS

:  to activate (a gene or enzyme) by releasing from a blocked state
de·re·pres·sion \-ˈpresh-ən\ noun

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