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Medical Term:

wobble hypothesis

 

Definition: that, in translation during protein biosynthesis, thre is a lower degree of specificity for base pairing of the 5' base of the anticodon in the RNA, allowing that RNA to make alternative hydrogen-bond interactions.

See: wobble base, wobble

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