TRANSLATION STOP SIGNAL
\tɹanslˈe͡ɪʃən stˈɒp sˈɪɡnə͡l], \tɹanslˈeɪʃən stˈɒp sˈɪɡnəl], \t_ɹ_a_n_s_l_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n s_t_ˈɒ_p s_ˈɪ_ɡ_n_əl]\
Definitions of TRANSLATION STOP SIGNAL
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Any codon that signals the termination of genetic translation (TRANSLATION, GENETIC). PEPTIDE TERMINATION FACTORS bind to the stop codon and trigger the hydrolysis of the aminoacyl bond connecting the completed polypeptide to the tRNA. Terminator codons do not specify amino acids.
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- The young tissue of a fibrovascular bundle before its component cells have begun to be differentiated. The tissue from which vascular bundles are developed. [Latin] The tissue from which vascular bundles are developed(bot.).