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anticodon


anticodon

noun an·ti·co·don \ˌant-i-ˈkō-ˌdän\

Definition of ANTICODON

:  a triplet of nucleotide bases in transfer RNA that identifies the amino acid carried and binds to a complementary codon in messenger RNA during protein synthesis at a ribosome
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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