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oxidative phosphorylation

noun

Definition of OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION

:  the synthesis of ATP by phosphorylation of ADP for which energy is obtained by electron transport and which takes place in the mitochondria during aerobic respiration
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First Known Use of OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION

1945
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oxidative phosphorylation

noun

Medical Definition of OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION

:  the synthesis of ATP by phosphorylation of ADP for which energy is obtained by electron transport and which takes place in the mitochondria during aerobic respiration

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