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posttranslational

adjective post·trans·la·tion·al \-tran(t)s-ˈlā-shnəl, -shə-nəl\

Definition of POSTTRANSLATIONAL

:  occurring or existing after genetic translation
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First Known Use of POSTTRANSLATIONAL

1975
Medical Dictionary

posttranslational

adjective post·trans·la·tion·al \-tran(t)s-ˈlā-shnəl, -shən-əl\

Medical Definition of POSTTRANSLATIONAL

:  occurring or existing after genetic translation <posttranslational modification of a molecule>
post·trans·la·tion·al·ly \-ē\ adverb

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