trinucleotide

noun tri·nu·cle·o·tide \ (ˌ)trī-ˈnü-klē-ə-ˌtīd , -ˈnyü- \

Definition of trinucleotide

: a nucleotide consisting of three mononucleotides in combination : codon

First Known Use of trinucleotide

1918

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trinucleotide

noun tri·nu·cle·o·tide \ (ˈ)trī-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌtīd \

medical Definition of trinucleotide

: a nucleotide consisting of three mononucleotides in combination : codon

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