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Prongs

prong 1. A sharp-pointed instrument. Prick it on a prong of iron. (Sandys) 2. The tine of a fork, or of a similar... Read More

Xylem

Xylem Definition Xylem is defined as a plant tissue that transfers water and nutrients from roots to all over the plant... Read More

Okazaki fragment

Definition noun, plural: Okazaki fragments Relatively short fragment of DNA synthesized on the lagging strand during DNA... Read More

Fork

Fork 1. An instrument consisting consisting of a handle with a shank terminating in two or more prongs or tines, which are... Read More

Helicase

Definition noun, plural: helicases An enzyme that utilizes energy from nucleoside triphosphate (e.g. ATP) hydrolysis in... Read More

Trident

trident 1. A kind of scepter or spear with three prongs, the common attribute of neptune. 2. A three-pronged spear or goad,... Read More