ribonucleoprotein

noun
ri·​bo·​nu·​cleo·​pro·​tein | \ ˌrī-bō-ˌnü-klē-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn How to pronounce ribonucleoprotein (audio) , -ˈprō-tē-ən \

Definition of ribonucleoprotein

: a nucleoprotein that contains RNA

First Known Use of ribonucleoprotein

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Ribonucleoprotein.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ribonucleoprotein. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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ribonucleoprotein

noun
ri·​bo·​nu·​cleo·​pro·​tein | \ -ˌn(y)ü-klē-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən How to pronounce ribonucleoprotein (audio) \

Medical Definition of ribonucleoprotein

: a nucleoprotein that contains RNA

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