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Princeton's WordNet

  1. junk DNAnoun

    stretches of DNA that do not code for genes

    "most of the genome consists of junk DNA"

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  1. junk DNAnoun

    Any portion of the DNA sequence of a chromosome or a genome for which no function has been identified.

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  1. junk dna

    Junk DNA refers to regions of DNA that do not code for proteins, often considered non-functional or without any obvious purpose. However, recent research suggests that junk DNA may have regulatory or other lesser-understood functions within the human genome.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of junk DNA in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of junk DNA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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  • σκουπίδια dnaGreek
  • कबाड़ देनाHindi

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