pentose nucleic acid

noun

Definition of pentose nucleic acid

: any of various nucleic acids yielding a pentose on hydrolysis especially : rna

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“Pentose nucleic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pentose%20nucleic%20acid. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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