What does ribosomes mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ribosomes

    Multicomponent ribonucleoprotein structures found in the CYTOPLASM of all cells, and in MITOCHONDRIA, and PLASTIDS. They function in PROTEIN BIOSYNTHESIS via GENETIC TRANSLATION.

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  1. ribosomes

    Plural form of the word ribosome.

    Ribosomes form part of the cells in the body.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ribosomes in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ribosomes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sreekumaran Nair:

    Exercise training, especially high intensity interval training, enhanced the machinery (ribosomes) to produce proteins, increased the production of proteins and enhanced protein abundance in muscle.

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