wobble hypothesis


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wob·ble hy·poth·e·sis

that, in translation during protein biosynthesis, thre is a lower degree of specificity for base pairing of the 5' base of the anticodon in the RNA, allowing that RNA to make alternative hydrogen-bond interactions.
See: wobble base, wobble.
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wobble hypothesis

see CRICK.
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