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cytidine monophosphate

noun, Biochemistry.
1.
a nucleotide constituent of ribonucleic acids; a phosphoric acid ester of cytidine.
Abbreviation: CMP.
Also called cytidylic acid.
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British Dictionary definitions for cytidylic acid

cytidylic acid

/ˌsɪtɪˈdɪlɪk/
noun
1.
a nucleotide consisting of cytosine, ribose or deoxyribose, and a phosphate group. It is a constituent of DNA or RNA Also called cytidine monophosphate
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cytidylic acid in Medicine

cytidylic acid cy·ti·dyl·ic acid (sī'tĭ-dĭl'ĭk, sĭt'ĭ-)
n.
A component of RNA that hydrolyzes to yield cytosine, d-ribose, and phosphoric acid. Also called cytidine monophosphate.

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