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tran·scrip·tion
[tran-skrip-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
the act or process of transcribing.
2.
something transcribed.
3.
a transcript; copy.
4.
Radio and Television. a recording made especially for broadcasting.
5.
Genetics. the process by which genetic information on a strand of DNA is used to synthesize a strand of complementary RNA.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transcription_(biology)

Transcription is the first step of gene expression, in which a particular segment of DNA is copied into RNA (especially mRNA) by the enzyme RNA polymerase.

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/gene-expression-central-dogma/transcription-of-dna-into-rna/a/overview-of-transcription

In transcription, the DNA sequence of a gene is transcribed (copied out) to make an RNA molecule.

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/gene-expression-central-dogma/transcription-of-dna-into-rna/v/transcription-and-mrna-processing

Introduction to transcription including the role of RNA polymerase, promoters, terminators, introns and exons.

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/gene-expression-central-dogma/transcription-of-dna-into-rna/a/stages-of-transcription

Transcription is an essential step in using the information from genes in our DNA to make proteins. Proteins are the key molecules that give cells structure and ...

www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/dna-transcription-426

The process of making a ribonucleic acid (RNA) copy of a DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) molecule, called transcription, is necessary for all forms of life.

www.nature.com/scitable/definition/transcription-dna-transcription-87

Transcription is the process by which the information in a strand of DNA is copied into a new molecule of messenger RNA (mRNA). DNA safely and stably stores ...

www.dnalc.org/resources/3d/12-transcription-basic.html

Transcription is the process by which the information in DNA is copied into messenger RNA (mRNA) for protein production. Transcription begins with a bundle of ...

www.ndsu.edu/pubweb/~mcclean/plsc731/transcript/transcript1.htm

Simply stated transcription is the synthesis of RNA from a DNA template. Also important is the concept that transcription, whether prokaryotic or eukaryotic, has  ...