Translation of "DNA" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌdiː.enˈeɪ/ us specialized

deoxyribonucleic acid: the chemical, present at the centre of the cells of living things, that controls the structure and purpose of each cell and carries genetic information during reproduction


(Translation of “DNA” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


abbreviation, noun /ˈdi ˌen ˈei/

(biology ) short for deoxyribonucleic acid; a nucleic acid that is the main constituent of the chromosomes of almost all organisms and carries genetic information in the cells of the body

the double helix structure of DNA.

(Translation of “DNA” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)