RNA polymerase

noun

Definition of RNA polymerase

: any of a group of enzymes that promote the synthesis of RNA using DNA or RNA as a template

First Known Use of RNA polymerase

1961, in the meaning defined above

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“RNA polymerase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/RNA%20polymerase. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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RNA polymerase

noun

Medical Definition of RNA polymerase

: any of a group of enzymes that promote the synthesis of RNA using DNA or RNA as a template

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