polyadenylate

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

polyadenylate ‎(plural polyadenylates)

  1. (chemistry) Any salt or ester of polyadenylic acid

VerbEdit

polyadenylate ‎(third-person singular simple present polyadenylates, present participle polyadenylating, simple past and past participle polyadenylated)

  1. To form the polyadenylate salt or ester of something (especially of a nucleic acid)