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RNA molecules present in the cell (in at least 20 varieties, each variety capable of combining with a specific amino acid) that attach the correct amino acid to the protein chain that is being synthesized at the ribosome of the cell (according to directio acceptor RNA , soluble RNA , transfer RNA , tRNA
judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was correct and should stand affirmation
bring into correct position align
lens designed to correct astigmatism anastigmatic lens
prove correct, true, genuine attest , authenticate , testify , validate , verify , vouch for
correct, to confirm as attest , corroborate
English scientist and Franciscan monk who stressed the importance of experimentation; first showed that air is required for combustion and first used lenses to correct vision (1220-1292) Bacon , Roger Bacon
result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior) breeding , education , training
discipline to correct chasten
punishment, to correct by chasten , take to task
additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct check , confirmation , substantiation , verification
sentences' separation by comma rather than by correct semicolon or period comma fault , comma splice , run-on sentence
correct and proper comme il faut , kosher
thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication contact , contact lens
thinking that brings together information focussed on solving a problem (especially solving problems that have a single correct solution) convergent thinking
manuscript, to correct and prepare copy-edit
correct or appropriate behavior correctitude , properness , propriety
skin grafts to correct defects dermatoplasty
cam inside the distributor that rotates to contact spark plug terminals in the correct order distributor cam
set of rules specifying the correct manner of dress while on the premises of the institution (or specifying what manner of dress is prohibited) dress code
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