adenosine monophosphate

noun
adenosine mo·​no·​phos·​phate | \ -ˌmä-nə-ˈfäs-ˌfāt How to pronounce adenosine monophosphate (audio) , -ˌmō- \

Definition of adenosine monophosphate

: amp

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Recent Examples on the Web The amoebas sought after an acid called adenosine monophosphate that flooded the maze’s end. Theresa Machemer, Smithsonian Magazine, "A Mini Version of Britain’s Royal Hedge Maze Is No Match for Amoebas," 1 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of adenosine monophosphate

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Adenosine monophosphate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adenosine%20monophosphate. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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adenosine monophosphate

noun
adenosine mo·​no·​phos·​phate | \ -ˌmän-ə-ˈfäs-ˌfāt, -ˌmō-nə- How to pronounce adenosine monophosphate (audio) \

Medical Definition of adenosine monophosphate

: amp

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