how to pronounce nucleotide


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nucleotide is pronounced in four syllables

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video examples of nucleotide pronunciation

An example use of nucleotide in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… just a difference and a nucleotide it …”

meanings of nucleotide


  1. The monomer constituting DNA or RNA biopolymer molecules. Each nucleotide consists of a nitrogenous heterocyclic base (or nucleobase), which can be either a double-ringed purine or a single-ringed pyrimidine; a five-carbon pentose sugar (deoxyribose in DNA or ribose in RNA); and a phosphate group.

nucleotide frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nucleotide occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics nucleotide can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that nucleotide can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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