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Definition of "nucleic" []

  • Referring to the nucleus of something. (As nucleic acids are found in the nucleus of cells.) (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nucleic" in a sentence
  • "It's those messages stored in nucleic acids and the need to express them which leads me to believe there is a disconnect between prebiotic conditions and the actual causal genesis of the former."
  • "He is seeking a causal source for the sequence specificity found in nucleic acids and proteins."
  • "Singer continued her research in nucleic acids and was intensely involved in developing related policy."