adenosine monophosphate

[ mon-uh-fos-feyt ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. AMP.

Origin of adenosine monophosphate

1
First recorded in 1945–50; mono- + phosphate

Words Nearby adenosine monophosphate

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British Dictionary definitions for adenosine monophosphate

adenosine monophosphate

/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈfɒsfeɪt) /


noun
  1. another term for adenylic acid Abbreviation: AMP

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Scientific definitions for adenosine monophosphate

adenosine monophosphate

[ mŏn′ō-fŏsfāt′ ]


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