THYMINE

noun. a pyrimidine compound which is one of the four bases located in DNA. With regard to RNA, uracil takes the place of thymine.

THYMINE: "You will be expected to identify all the components of DNA chains, including thymine."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "THYMINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/thymine/ (accessed April 19, 2021).
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