(biochemistry) An oligonucleotide.
Other Word Forms of Oligo-
Origin of Oligo-
Gr oligo- < oligos, small, akin to loigos, destruction, death < IE base *(o)leig-, wretched, illness > Lith ligà, disease
From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition
Greek from oligos little, few
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Shortened form of oligonucleotide.
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