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cytidine

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noun cy·ti·dine \ˈsi-tə-ˌdēn, ˈsī-\

Definition of cytidine

  1. :  a nucleoside containing cytosine



Origin of cytidine

cytosine + -idine


First Known Use: 1911


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cytidine

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noun cy·ti·dine \ˈsit-ə-ˌdēn, ˈsīt-\

Medical Definition of cytidine

  1. :  a nucleoside containing cytosine




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