anticodon an·ti·co·don (ān'tē-kō'dŏn, ān'tī-)
A sequence of three adjacent nucleotides in tRNA designating a specific amino acid that binds to a corresponding codon in mRNA during protein synthesis.
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|anticodon (ān'tē-kō'dŏn, ān'tī-) Pronunciation Key
A sequence of three adjacent nucleotides in transfer RNA that binds to a corresponding codon in messenger RNA and designates a specific amino acid during protein synthesis.