transforming factor

[ trăns-fôrmĭng ]

n.

The DNA responsible for bacterial transformation.

Nearby words

  1. transformational rule,
  2. transformational-generative grammar,
  3. transformationalist,
  4. transformationist,
  5. transformer,
  6. transformism,
  7. transformist,
  8. transfuse,
  9. transfusion,
  10. transfusion nephritis


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