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ribonucleic acid Line breaks: ribo|nucle¦ic acid
Pronunciation: /ˌrʌɪbə(ʊ)njuːˈkleɪɪk/
/-ˈkliːɪk/

Definition of ribonucleic acid in English:

noun

See RNA.

Origin

1930s: ribonucleic from ribose + nucleic acid.

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