posttranslational

adjective
post·​trans·​la·​tion·​al | \ ˌpōs(t)-tran(t)s-ˈlā-shnəl How to pronounce posttranslational (audio) , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of posttranslational

: occurring or existing after genetic translation

First Known Use of posttranslational

1973, in the meaning defined above

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“Posttranslational.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/posttranslational. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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posttranslational

adjective
post·​trans·​la·​tion·​al | \ -tran(t)s-ˈlā-shnəl, -shən-ᵊl How to pronounce posttranslational (audio) \

Medical Definition of posttranslational

: occurring or existing after genetic translation posttranslational modification of a molecule

Other Words from posttranslational

posttranslationally \ -​ē How to pronounce posttranslationally (audio) \ adverb

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