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exon

noun ex·on \ˈek-ˌsän\

Medical Definition of EXON

:  a polynucleotide sequence in a nucleic acid that codes information for protein synthesis and that is copied and spliced together with other such sequences to form messenger RNA—compare intron
ex·on·ic \ek-ˈsän-ik\ adjective
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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