Restriction-Enzyme Cutting Site

Science / Genetics / Restriction-Enzyme Cutting Site: A specific nucleotide sequence of dna at which a particular restriction enzyme cuts the dna. Some sites occur frequently in dna (e.g., every several hundred base pairs): others much less frequently (rare-cutter: e.g., every 10,000 base pairs).

Other Words for Cutting

Cutting Adjective Synonyms: severe, biting, chill, cold, icy, frigid, freezing, raw, piercing, penetrating

Other Words for Site

Site Verb Synonyms: location, place, plot, plat, spot, locale, area, milieu, neighborhood, locality, purlieus, placement, position, situation, orientation


Life Style / College / Prerequisite: Course required as preparation for entry into a more advanced academic course or program. MORE


Business / Finance / Perquisites: Personal benefits, including direct benefits, such as the use of a firm car or expense account for personal business, and indirect benefits, such as up-to-date office decoration. MORE


Science / Biology / Parasites: Organisms that live in, with, or on another organism. The parasites benefit from the association without contributing to the host, usually they cause some harm to the host. MORE

Prerequisite Courses

Life Style / College / Prerequisite Courses: This is a condition or requirement that must be met before enrolling in a course. To satisfy a prerequisite, you must receive a 'C' or better in the course to advance to the next class. MORE

Projection Cutting

Entertainment / Photography / Projection Cutting: Any method of printing in which the image is optically projected on the sensitized material. MORE

Receptor Sites

Health / Dentistry / Receptor Sites: Areas in bone or soft tissue which are prepared to receive an implant. MORE