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1. exon

noun. ['ˌɛkˈsɔn'] sequence of a gene's DNA that transcribes into protein structures.

Synonyms

  • deoxyribonucleic acid
  • coding DNA
  • desoxyribonucleic acid

Antonyms

  • noncoding DNA
  • DNA
  • deoxyribonucleic acid
  • desoxyribonucleic acid

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Example sentences of the word exon


1. Adjective
The length of exon regions can vary from a small handful of nucleotide bases to thousands of bases.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Then, the spliceosome can glue or ligate the exon pieces together.

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