diphosphoglyceric acid

noun di·phos·pho·gly·cer·ic acid \ (ˌ)dī-ˈfäs-fō-gli-ˌser-ik- \

Definition of diphosphoglyceric acid

: a diphosphate of glyceric acid that is an important intermediate in photosynthesis and in glycolysis and fermentation

First Known Use of diphosphoglyceric acid

1959


Medical Dictionary

diphosphoglyceric acid

noun di·phos·pho·gly·cer·ic acid
variants: or 1,3-diphosphoglyceric acid play \(ˌwən-ˌthrē-)(ˈ)dī-ˈfäs-fō-glis-ˌer-ik-\

medical Definition of diphosphoglyceric acid

: a diphosphate C3H8O9P2 of glyceric acid that is an important intermediate in photosynthesis and in glycolysis and fermentation

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