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deoxyribonucleoprotein

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noun de·oxy·ri·bo·nu·cleo·pro·tein \(ˌ)dē-ˌäk-sē-ˌrī-bō-ˌn(y)ü-klē-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\

Medical Definition of deoxyribonucleoprotein

  1. :  a nucleoprotein that yields DNA on hydrolysis



Variants of deoxyribonucleoprotein

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desoxyribonucleoprotein

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