uridine

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noun uri·dine \ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌdēn\

Definition of uridine

  1. :  a ribonucleoside C9H12N2O6 containing uracil that in the form of phosphate derivatives plays an important role in carbohydrate metabolism

Origin and Etymology of uridine

International Scientific Vocabulary 1ur- + -idine


First Known Use: 1911


Medical Dictionary

uridine

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noun uri·dine \ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌdēn\

Medical Definition of uridine

  1. :  a ribonucleoside C9H12N2O6 containing uracil in the form of phosphate derivatives that plays an important role in carbohydrate metabolism


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