corepressor

noun
co·​re·​pres·​sor | \ ˌkō-ri-ˈpre-sər How to pronounce corepressor (audio) \

Definition of corepressor

: a small molecule that activates a particular genetic repressor by combining with it

First Known Use of corepressor

1963, in the meaning defined above

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“Corepressor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corepressor. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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corepressor

noun
co·​re·​pres·​sor | \ ˌkō-ri-ˈpres-ər How to pronounce corepressor (audio) \

Medical Definition of corepressor

: a small molecule that activates a particular genetic repressor by combining with it

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