adenosine monophosphate

[ mon-uh-fos-feyt ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈfɒs feɪt /

noun Biochemistry.

Origin of adenosine monophosphate

First recorded in 1945–50; mono- + phosphate
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British Dictionary definitions for adenosine monophosphate

adenosine monophosphate

/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈfɒsfeɪt) /

noun

another term for adenylic acid Abbreviation: AMP
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Medicine definitions for adenosine monophosphate

adenosine monophosphate


n.

AMP.
Cyclic AMP.
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Science definitions for adenosine monophosphate

adenosine monophosphate

[ mŏn′ō-fŏsfāt′ ]

See AMP.
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