Definition of oligodeoxynucleotide in English:

oligodeoxynucleotide

Pronunciation /ˌɒlɪɡə(ʊ)dɪɒksɪˈnjuːklɪətʌɪd/ /ɒˌlɪɡə(ʊ)dɪɒksɪˈnjuːklɪətʌɪd/

noun

Biochemistry
  • A DNA molecule containing a small number of deoxyribonucleotide units.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.