adenosine

noun aden·o·sine \ ə-ˈde-nə-ˌsēn , -sən \
|Updated on: 6 May 2018

Definition of adenosine

: a nucleoside C10H13N5O4 that is a constituent of RNA and yields adenine and ribose on hydrolysis

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Origin and Etymology of adenosine

borrowed from German Adenosin, blend of Adenin adenine and Ribose ribose


Medical Dictionary

adenosine

noun aden·o·sine \ ə-ˈden-ə-ˌsēn, -sən \

medical Definition of adenosine

: a nucleoside C10H13N5O4 that is a constituent of RNA yielding adenine and ribose on hydrolysis

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