Watson-Crick Model Definition

A three-dimensional model of the DNA molecule, consisting of two complementary polynucleotide strands wound in the form of a double helix and joined in a ladderlike fashion by hydrogen bonds between the purine and pyrimidine bases.
American Heritage Medicine

Origin of Watson-Crick Model

  • After James Dewey Watson Francis Henry Compton Crick

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to Watson-Crick model using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With


Watson-Crick model

Word Length

Words Near Watson-Crick Model in the Dictionary