ribonucleic acid polymerase


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ribonucleic acid polymerase

[¦rī·bō¦nü¦klē·ik ′as·əd pə′lim·ə‚rās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that transcribes a ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecule from one strand of a deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) molecule. Also known as transcriptase.