# The relationship between nucleotide triplets and the amino acids is called

$\begin {array} {1 1} (A)\;Transcription & \quad (B)\;Duplication \\ (C)\;Genetic \: code & \quad (D)\;Gene \end {array}$

A sequence of three adjacent nucleotides constituting the genetic code that determines the insertion of a specific amino acid in a polypeptide chain.
Ans : (C)