aminoacyl-tRNA

noun

Medical Definition of aminoacyl-tRNA

: a transfer RNA formed by the enzymatic action of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase

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“Aminoacyl-tRNA.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aminoacyl-tRNA. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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