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noun [uncountable]     DNA pronunciation in American English
/ˌdi en ˈeɪ/
  1. 1
    biology deoxyribonucleic acid: a chemical substance that contains genetic information and is found in all living cells and some viruses
  2. 2
    the combination of features that make something what it is

    Innovation is in the company’s DNA.

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