aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase(redirected from Aminoacyl tRNA synthetase)
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aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase[ə¦mē·nō¦as·əl ¦tē‚är‚en¦ā ′sin·thə‚tās]
(cell and molecular biology)
An enzyme catalyzing the linkage of a transfer ribonucleic acid (tRNA) molecule to its corresponding amino acid during protein synthesis.
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