dinucleotide

[ dahy-noo-klee-uh-tahyd, -nyoo- ]
/ daɪˈnu kli əˌtaɪd, -ˈnyu- /

noun Biochemistry.

a molecule composed of two nucleotide subunits.

Origin of dinucleotide

First recorded in 1925–30; di-1 + nucleotide
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Medicine definitions for dinucleotide

dinucleotide

[ dī-nōōklē-ə-tīd′ ]

n.

A nucleotide molecule that consists of a combination of two nucleotide units.
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