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

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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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