adenosine monophosphate

[mon-uh-fos-feyt]

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

noun

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

adenosine monophosphate

n.

AMP.
Cyclic AMP.
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adenosine monophosphate in Science

adenosine monophosphate

[mŏn′ō-fŏsfāt′]

See AMP.
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