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posttranscriptional

[pohst-tran-skrip-shuh-nl] /ˌpoʊst trænˈskrɪp ʃə nl/
noun
1.
Genetics, Biochemistry. occurring after the formation of RNA from DNA but before the RNA strand leaves the nucleus.
Origin of posttranscriptional
1965-1970
1965-70; post- + transcriptional
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