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1. 3' end
The end of a nucleic acid that doesn't have a nucleotide bound to its 3' of the terminal residue .

2. 5' end
The end of a nucleic acid sequence where the 5' position of the terminal residue isn't bound by a nucleotide .

3. 5-methylcytosine (5MeC)
This is the methylated form of cytosine (a nitrogenous base in nucleic acids); i.e., a methyl group has been added to the cytosine molecule.

4. 6-aminopenicillic acid
A chemical structure found as the common core for all of the penicillin s. The different penicillins are distinguished from one another by having a variable side group

5. Abnormal hemoglobin
Hemoglobin molecule with a different shape due to an altered amino acid sequence (ultimately caused by an altered DNA base sequence), such as in the inherited disease sickle-cell anemia .

6. Abscisic acid (ABA, abscisin)
A lipid hormone that inhibits cell growth in plants; it is associated with fruit drop, leaf death and seed dormancy. It is synthesized in the plastid s from carotenoid s. This hormone helps plants deal with water loss, and its effects can be reversed with gibberellin s.

7. Abscisic acid
A plant hormone that promotes dormancy in perennial plants and causes rapid closure of leaf stomata when a leaf begins to wilt.

8. Acetate
A salt or ester of acetic acid ; specifically, a synthetic textile fiber made from partially hydrolyzed cellulose acetate, or a plastic-like film made from cellulose triacetate.

9. Acetic acid (ethanoic acid)
The acid most commonly associated with vinegar; it is the most commercially important organic acid and is used to manufacture a wide range of chemical products, such as plastics and insecticides. It is produced naturally by Acetobacter but, except for making vinegar, is usually made through synthetic processes.

10. Acetic fermentation
A type of fermentation conducted by certain microbes in which organic materials are broken down into acetic acid to generate ATP for energy.


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