phosphoglyceraldehyde

noun
phos·​pho·​glyc·​er·​al·​de·​hyde | \ ˌfäs-(ˌ)fō-ˌgli-sə-ˈral-də-ˌhīd How to pronounce phosphoglyceraldehyde (audio) \

Definition of phosphoglyceraldehyde

: a phosphate of glyceraldehyde C3H5O3(H2PO3) that is formed especially in anaerobic metabolism of carbohydrates by the splitting of a diphosphate of fructose

First Known Use of phosphoglyceraldehyde

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Phosphoglyceraldehyde.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phosphoglyceraldehyde. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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phosphoglyceraldehyde

noun
phos·​pho·​glyc·​er·​al·​de·​hyde | \ -ˌglis-ə-ˈral-də-ˌhīd How to pronounce phosphoglyceraldehyde (audio) \

Medical Definition of phosphoglyceraldehyde

: a phosphate of glyceraldehyde C3H5O3(H2PO3) that is formed especially in anaerobic metabolism of carbohydrates by the splitting of a diphosphate of fructose

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