deoxythymidylic acid

[dē-ŏk′sē-thī′mĭ-dĭlĭk]

n.

A nucleotide containing deoxyribose and formed in the hydrolysis of DNA.

Nearby words

  1. deoxyribonucleic acid,
  2. deoxyribonucleoprotein,
  3. deoxyribonucleoside,
  4. deoxyribonucleotide,
  5. deoxyribose,
  6. dep.,
  7. depaint,
  8. depants,
  9. depardieu,
  10. depart


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