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ribonucleoside

[rahy-boh-noo-klee-uh-sahyd, -nyoo-] /ˌraɪ boʊˈnu kli əˌsaɪd, -ˈnyu-/
noun, Biochemistry.
1.
a ribonucleotide precursor that contains ribose and a purine or pyrimidine base.
Origin of ribonucleoside
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35; ribo(nucleic acid) + nucleoside
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ribonucleoside in Medicine

ribonucleoside ri·bo·nu·cle·o·side (rī'bō-nōō'klē-ə-sīd', -nyōō'-)
n.
A nucleoside that contains ribose as its sugar component; as in uridine.

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