deoxycytidine

noun

de·​oxy·​cy·​ti·​dine (ˌ)dē-ˌäk-sē-ˈsit-ə-ˌdēn How to pronounce deoxycytidine (audio) -ˈsīt- How to pronounce deoxycytidine (audio)
: a nucleoside consisting of cytosine combined with deoxyribose that occurs especially as a component of DNA

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“Deoxycytidine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/deoxycytidine. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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