Definition of 'nucleic acid'
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The synthesis and replication of the nucleic acid is dependent on the structural guidance provided by the protein. Infinite in All Directions (1989)The double-origin hypothesis implies that nucleic acids were the oldest and most successful cellular parasites. Infinite in All Directions (1989)
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Used Occasionally. nucleic acid is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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