ribonucleoside

noun
ri·​bo·​nu·​cle·​o·​side | \ ˌrī-bō-ˈnü-klē-ə-ˌsīd How to pronounce ribonucleoside (audio) , -ˈnyü- \

Definition of ribonucleoside

: a nucleoside that contains ribose

First Known Use of ribonucleoside

1931, in the meaning defined above

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“Ribonucleoside.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ribonucleoside. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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ribonucleoside

noun
ri·​bo·​nu·​cle·​o·​side | \ -ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌsīd How to pronounce ribonucleoside (audio) \

Medical Definition of ribonucleoside

: a nucleoside that contains ribose

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