mononucleotide

noun mono·nu·cle·o·tide \ -ˈnü-klē-ə-ˌtīd , -ˈnyü- \

Definition of mononucleotide

: a nucleotide that is derived from one molecule each of a nitrogenous base, a sugar, and a phosphoric acid

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First Known Use of mononucleotide

1908


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mononucleotide

noun mono·nu·cle·o·tide \ -ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌtīd \

medical Definition of mononucleotide

: a nucleotide that is derived from one molecule each of a nitrogenous base, a sugar, and a phosphoric acid

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