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Definition of nucleic

"nucleic" is probably misspelled. Trying nucleic_acid instead Definition of nucleic_acid

1. nucleic_acid [ n ] (biochemistry) any of various macromolecules composed of nucleotid chains that are vital constituents of all living cells

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(Frank Oppenheimer, "Science and Fear-- A Discussion...)

Will advances in human sciences help us build social_structures and governments which will enable us to cope_with people as_effectively_as the primitive combination of protein and nucleic_acid built a structure of molecules which enabled it to adapt to a sea of molecular interaction ?

Synonyms nucleic_acid Related Terms acid macromolecule ribonucleic_acid deoxyribonucleic_acid deoxyribonucleic_acid biochemistry

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