repetitious deoxyribonucleic acid

repetitious deoxyribonucleic acid

[rep·ə¦tish·əs dē‚äk·sē¦rī·bō·nü‚klē·ik ′as·əd]
(cell and molecular biology)
Nucleotide sequences occurring repeatedly in chromosomal deoxyribonucleic acid.
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