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phosphocreatine

noun phos·pho·cre·a·tine \ˌfäs-(ˌ)fō-ˈkrē-ə-ˌtēn\

Definition of PHOSPHOCREATINE

:  a compound C4H10N3O5P of creatine and phosphoric acid that is found especially in vertebrate muscle where it is an energy source for muscle contraction
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Origin of PHOSPHOCREATINE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1927
Medical Dictionary

phosphocreatine

noun phos·pho·cre·atine \ˌfäs-(ˌ)fō-ˈkrē-ə-ˌtēn\

Medical Definition of PHOSPHOCREATINE

:  a compound C4H10N3O5P of creatine and phosphoric acid that is found especially in vertebrate muscle where it is an energy source for muscle contraction—called also creatine phosphate

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