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ATP


ATP

noun \ˌā-ˌtē-ˈpē, ā-ˈtē-ˌpē\

Definition of ATP

:  a phosphorylated nucleotide C10H16N5O13P3 composed of adenosine and three phosphate groups that supplies energy for many biochemical cellular processes by undergoing enzymatic hydrolysis especially to ADP—called also adenosine triphosphate
March 03, 2015
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