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polyadenylate

noun poly·ad·e·nyl·ate \ ˌpäl-ē-ˌad-ᵊn-ˈil-ˌāt, -ə-ˈden-ə-ˌlāt \

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polyadenylate

transitive verb

medical Definition of polyadenylate

polyadenylated; polyadenylating
: to add one or more segments of poly(A) to
  • some mechanism must exist in the cytoplasm for polyadenylating messenger RNA
  • —Benjamin Lewin

polyadenylation

play \-ə-ˌden-ə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

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