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Synonyms and Antonyms of base pair

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base pair

hypernym (base pair IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • one of the pairs of chemical bases joined by hydrogen bonds that connect the complementary strands of a DNA molecule or of an RNA molecule that has two strands; the base pairs are adenine with thymine and guanine with cytosine in DNA and adenine with uracil and guanine with cytosine in RNA (noun.substance)
    a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA) (noun.substance)

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.substance)
    (biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix; associated with the tr more.. (noun.substance)
hypernym part meronym base nucleotide deoxyribonucleic acid desoxyribonucleic acid dna

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