ddI

noun, often all capitalized
\ ˌdē-(ˌ)dē-ˈī How to pronounce ddI (audio) \

Definition of ddI

: a synthetic nucleoside C10H12N4O3 having properties and uses similar to those of ddC

called also didanosine

First Known Use of ddI

1988, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ddI

di- + deoxy + inosine, a nucleoside

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“DdI.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ddI. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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ddI

noun, often all capitalized
\ -ˈī How to pronounce ddI (audio) \

Medical Definition of ddI

: a synthetic nucleoside analog C10H12N4O3 having properties and uses similar to those of ddC

called also didanosine, dideoxyinosine

— see videx

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