deoxyribonucleotide

noun
de·​oxy·​ri·​bo·​nu·​cle·​o·​tide | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈäk-si-ˌrī-bō-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌtīd How to pronounce deoxyribonucleotide (audio) , -ˌklā- \

Definition of deoxyribonucleotide

: a nucleotide that contains deoxyribose and is a constituent of DNA

First Known Use of deoxyribonucleotide

1958, in the meaning defined above

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“Deoxyribonucleotide.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deoxyribonucleotide. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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deoxyribonucleotide

noun
de·​oxy·​ri·​bo·​nu·​cle·​o·​tide
variants: also desoxyribonucleotide \ -​ˈn(y)ü-​klē-​ə-​ˌtīd How to pronounce desoxyribonucleotide (audio) \

Medical Definition of deoxyribonucleotide

: a nucleotide that contains deoxyribose and is a constituent of DNA

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