pretransfer ribonucleic acid

pretransfer ribonucleic acid

[‚prē¦tranz·fər ‚rī·bō·nü¦klē·ik ′as·əd]
(cell and molecular biology)
The primary transcription product of transfer ribonucleic acid-encoding genes.
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