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non·sense

(non'sens),
As used in genetics, relating to a mutation that causes a sequence such that the growing peptide chain terminates, often after several incorrect amino acid residues are incorporated.

nonsense

(nŏn′sĕns′, -səns)
n.
adj.
Genetics Of or relating to a mutation in a structural gene that changes a nucleotide triplet into a stop codon, thus prematurely terminating the polypeptide chain during protein synthesis.

non·sense

(non'sens)
genetics A mutation that causes a sequence such that the growing peptide chain terminates, often after several incorrect amino acid residues are incorporated.
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And I can assure you that the petitions they have sent to the Electoral Court are just pure nonsense.
Although I'm happy to see that this organization now concedes that low-carb dieters can enjoy moderate amounts of regular-brewed beer, adding the warning that 'you have to read the label since carbohydrate content varies from brand to brand' is pure nonsense.
Similarly, opening windows to equalize pressure is pure nonsense.
Pure nonsense to anyone who knows anything about gang murder.
Which also means that pure nonsense can look seductively and exactly like art.
Obviously, we knew from the start that Quayle had no chance of being dumped from the GOP ticket, that Hoffa had been turned into gator chum down in Florida years ago, and that all that stuff about Hillary and Bill and Sharon and Elvis and Jim Morrison was pure nonsense," Wyncotte says.
The view that we have to choose between a unionized workplace and a participative workplace is pure nonsense," he recently wrote in a union publication.
Myself and my husband are responsible for bringing up our family and any assertion my marriage will be compromised, or my children damaged, by allowing same sex couples to marry is nothing other than pure nonsense.
Then along came Gordon Brown with his tax credits (a term which is pure nonsense, as it has nothing to with tax), which ended up with many of us paying for those far better off than we were, simply because of their lifestyle and their ability to milk the system.
And thankfully when some fans were calling for his head, which was pure nonsense, the directors showed common sense.
Of course, for real cutting-edge quotes of pure nonsense you have to turn to politics.
The excuse that enforcement of the law by Governor's office will result in violence is pure nonsense and sends the wrong message to law abiding New Yorkers.