Termination

Science / Biology / Termination: The end of translation; occurs when the ribosome reaches the stop codon on the messenger RNA molecule and the polypeptide, the messenger RNA, and the transfer RNA molecule are released from the ribosome.

Other Words for Termination

Termination Noun Synonyms: end, ending, stop, stopping, stoppage, ceasing, cessation, discontinuation, abortion, wind-up, winding up, close, finish, finishing, conclusion
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Termination Codon

Science / Biology / Termination Codon: One of three three-base sequences that initiate termination of the protein synthesis process. See stop codon. MORE

Termination Date

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Termination Date: Normally the last date actually worked by an employee; however, for employers with accrued leave programs, paid leave programs, benefit continuation programs or severance pay programs which go beyond MORE

Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS)

Technology / Computers / Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS): Cable Modem Termination System. Typically, this system is found in a cable companies headend or distribution hub. Its purpose is to provide a high-speed data service to cable subscribers. MORE

Overdetermination

Science / Psychiatry / Overdetermination: The concept of multiple unconscious causes of an emotional reaction or symptom. MORE

Dairy Termination Program

Business / Agriculture / Dairy Termination Program: Also called the whole herd buyout, this program was authorized by the Food Security Act of 1985. Under it, farmers received USDA payments for agreeing to remove their entire dairy herds from productio MORE

Coefficient Of Determination

Business / Finance / Coefficient Of Determination: The guide of the National Association of Securities Dealers used to adjudicate complaints filed against NASD members. MORE

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