cyclin

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noun cy·clin \ˈsī-klən, ˈsi-\

Definition of cyclin

  1. :  any of a group of proteins active in controlling the cell cycle and in initiating DNA synthesis

First Known Use of cyclin

1983


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cyclin

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noun cy·clin \ˈsī-klən, ˈsik-lən\

Medical Definition of cyclin

  1. :  any of a group of proteins active in controlling the cell cycle and in initiating DNA synthesis


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