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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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The Down the Chimney tin contains three 8.5-ounce bags of Poppycock, two Cashew and one Original flavor, plus Jolly Old Santa Claus, a 26-page book featuring paintings by George Hinke.
The notion (the con) that these turbines will help reduce our dependence on fossil fuel is absolute poppycock. Europe already has thousands of wind powered generators operational yet power stations still burn the same amount of fossil fuel on windy days as they do on windless days.
He once surprised the entire House by ruling the word "poppycock" was unparliamentary and ordered its withdrawal.
SO we are to be stuck with Antony Gormley's bollards and he has now elaborated on the pretentious poppycock ('they harness the ebb and flow of the tide to explore man's relationship with nature etc, etc..') he used to justify them in the first place.
Mud, Blood and Poppycock: Britain and the First World War.
Introducing a Nightline interview with Forbes, Ted Koppel sneers, "You need more credentials to go fishing, drive a cab, or become a plumber than is required in order that you may present yourself as a candidate for the highest elected office in the land." Columnist Charles Krauthammer says it "is a sign of immaturity among conservatives that they're flocking to a complete unknown." Washington Post Outlook Editor Jodie Allen says the Forbes campaign shows "the power of poppycock."
WITH reference to the recent letters regarding Normanby High Street being a ghost town - it's poppycock.
The suggestion that natural beauty would obviate mental stress and hooliganism is poppycock. We all live in this same difficult world: decent young folks, decent old folks, William Newport, Kings Norton Birmingham Mail, July 3, 1962
THE British Humanist Association talks poppycock about Poppy Day.
As for this country growing more intolerant, well that's demonstrable poppycock. At St James' Park we cheer on our French and African superstars, while Britain has the highest proportion of inter-ethnic marriages in the world.
"Again that is an absolute load of poppycock," the Seasiders manager said.