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1. A word, phrase, verse, or sentence that reads the same backward or forward. For example: A man, a plan, a canal, Panama!
2. A segment of double-stranded DNA in which the nucleotide sequence of one strand reads in reverse order to that of the complementary strand.

[From Greek palindromos, running back again, recurring : palin, again; see kwel- in Indo-European roots + dromos, a running.]

pal′in·dro′mic (-drō′mĭk, -drŏm′ĭk) adj.


a. palindrómico-a, recurrente.
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What piqued my interest was the unusual serial number etched on the well-worn caseback -- 1745471 -- a palindromic number is unusual and suggested that this was a special commission," said the collector, who wishes to remain anonymous.
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com)-- Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeat (CRISPR) are partially palindromic repeated DNA sequences observed in bacteria.
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