nitrogen base

noun
variants: or nitrogenous base

Medical Definition of nitrogen base

: a nitrogen-containing molecule with basic properties especially : one that is a purine or pyrimidine

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“Nitrogen base.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nitrogen%20base. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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