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spliceosome

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noun spli·ce·o·some \ˈsplī-sē-ə-ˌsōm\

Medical Definition of spliceosome

  1. :  a ribonucleoprotein complex that is the site in the cell nucleus where introns are excised from precursor messenger RNA and exons are joined together to form functional messenger RNA

spliceosomal

\ˌsplī-sē-ə-ˈsō-məl\play adjective

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