ribonucleoprotein

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noun ri·bo·nu·cleo·pro·tein \-ˌnü-klē-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprō-tē-ən\

Definition of ribonucleoprotein

  1. :  a nucleoprotein that contains RNA

First Known Use of ribonucleoprotein

1938


Medical Dictionary

ribonucleoprotein

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noun ri·bo·nu·cleo·pro·tein \-ˌn(y)ü-klē-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\

Medical Definition of ribonucleoprotein

  1. :  a nucleoprotein that contains RNA


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