- Denature, used to describe RNA polymerase action in decoupling DNA base pairs.
- To make the transition from solid to liquid, a process in which ions or molecules leave ordered position and acquire random motions.
- to undergo any of several processes in which molecules or parts of molecules acquire greater random movement (tumbling motion of lipid hydrocarbon chains within a biologic membrane, disruption of base stacking in nucleic acid on heating).
- A molten substance.
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