methylcytosine

noun
meth·​yl·​cyt·​o·​sine | \ˌmeth-əl-ˈsīt-ə-ˌsēn \

Medical Definition of methylcytosine 

: a methylated pyrimidine base C5H7N3O found in the nucleic acids (as some DNAs and transfer RNAs) of some organisms

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