DNA meaning

  • Deoxyribonucleic acid (/diˌɒksiˌraɪbɵ.njuːˌkleɪ.
  • DNA stores biological information.
  • The two strands of DNA run in opposite directions to each other and are therefore anti-parallel.
  • Within cells, DNA is organized into long structures called chromosomes.
  • Noun
    1. (biochemistry) A biopolymer of deoxyribonucleic acid (a type of nucleic acid) that has four different chemical groups, called bases: adenine, guanine, cytosine, and thymine.
      1. INF That part of a person's character that has a genetic origin.
      2. Proper noun
        1. Defense Nuclear Agency.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • We developed and tested a DNA metabarcoding protocol that utilises the standard cytochrome c oxidase subunit I (COI) barcoding fragment to detect freshwater macroinvertebrate taxa.
            • New strains of cannabis such as skunk are certainly selectively cultivated but are not "genetically modified"; there are no clandestine biotechnicians altering the DNA of cannabis plants.
            • This step allows recovery of the DNA adsorbed to particulate matter, while intraorganismal DNA is mostly avoided [29 ].
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • DNA and Lipofectin were incubated with medium for precomplexing in 2.5% of the final volume.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • SG2000 (SJG-136, NSC694501) is a rationally designed pyrrolobenzodiazepine dimer which interacts sequence selectively in the minor groove of DNA.

        Meaning of DNA for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "DNA" is a phrase. It's also a noun, more specifically, a proper noun and a singularia tantum.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Phrases
            • Nouns
              • Proper nouns
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Uncountable nouns
              Definiteness: Level 5
              Definite    ➨     Versatile
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              1. fr DNA
              2. en DNA virus
              3. en DNA ligase
              4. en DNA typing
              5. en DNA ladder