palindrome, palindromic sequence

Spanish translation: palíndromo, secuencia palindrómica

20:22 Oct 26, 2004
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English term or phrase: palindrome, palindromic sequence
palindrome, palindromic sequence
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Daniela Pesce
Local time: 15:59
Spanish translation:palíndromo, secuencia palindrómica
Explanation:
pal·in·drome (păl'ĭn-drōm')
n.
A word, phrase, verse, or sentence that reads the same backward or forward. For example: A man, a plan, a canal, Panama!

******A segment of double-stranded DNA in which the nucleotide sequence of one strand reads in reverse order to that of the complementary strand.********

[From Greek palindromos, running back again, recurring : palin, again + dromos, a running.]

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palíndromo, secuencia palindrómica


Explanation:
pal·in·drome (păl'ĭn-drōm')
n.
A word, phrase, verse, or sentence that reads the same backward or forward. For example: A man, a plan, a canal, Panama!

******A segment of double-stranded DNA in which the nucleotide sequence of one strand reads in reverse order to that of the complementary strand.********

[From Greek palindromos, running back again, recurring : palin, again + dromos, a running.]



Mapi
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Gracias!

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agree  María Teresa Taylor Oliver: ¡Gracias por mencionar el palíndromo de Panamá, se me había olvidado! :-D
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  -> gracias Maria Teresa, ...nunca te acostarás sin saber una cosa más :-)

agree  Natalia Zudaire
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agree  Maria Teijido
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agree  Will Matter
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