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RNA polymerase

noun, Biochemistry
1.
an enzyme that synthesizes the formation of RNA from a DNA template during transcription.
Also called transcriptase.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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RNA polymerase in Medicine

RNA polymerase n.
A polymerase that catalyzes the synthesis of RNA from a DNA or RNA template.

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RNA polymerase in Science
RNA polymerase  
A polymerase that catalyzes the synthesis of a complementary strand of RNA from a DNA template, or, in some viruses, from an RNA template.
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