adenosine diphosphate


noun Biochemistry.


Nearby words

  1. adenosine,
  2. adenosine arabinoside,
  3. adenosine cyclic monophosphate,
  4. adenosine deaminase,
  5. adenosine deaminase deficiency,
  6. adenosine monophosphate,
  7. adenosine phosphate,
  8. adenosine triphosphatase,
  9. adenosine triphosphate,
  10. adenosis

Origin of adenosine diphosphate

First recorded in 1945–50

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British Dictionary definitions for adenosine diphosphate

adenosine diphosphate

noun

the full name of ADP
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Medicine definitions for adenosine diphosphate

adenosine diphosphate

n.

ADP.

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Science definitions for adenosine diphosphate

adenosine diphosphate

[ dī-fŏsfāt′ ]

See ADP.
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