multiexon etymology

English word multiexon comes from English multi-, English exon

Detailed word origin of multiexon

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
multi- English (eng) Many; pertaining to many things.. More than one; pertaining to more than one thing.
exon English (eng) An officer of the Queen's Body Guard of the Yeomen of the Guard. (genetics) A region of a transcribed gene present in the final functional RNA molecule.
multiexon English (eng) (genetics) Relating to more than one exon.

Words with the same origin as multiexon

Descendants of multi-
multiapplication multicache multicultural multiculturalism multidefendant multidenticulate multidimensional multifaceted multifocal multigap multigate multilobate multimer multimillion multimillionaire multiphasic multiplex multipurpose multiquasiparticle multisulcate multitask multiticket multivitamin multiweight multizone
Descendants of exon