guanosine

[ gwah-nuh-seen, -sin ]
/ ˈgwɑ nəˌsin, -sɪn /

noun Biochemistry.

a ribonucleoside component of ribonucleic acid, comprising ribose and guanine.

Origin of guanosine

First recorded in 1905–10; guan(ine) + -ose2 + -ine2
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British Dictionary definitions for guanosine

guanosine
/ (ˈɡwɑːnəˌsiːn, -ˌziːn) /

noun

biochem a nucleoside consisting of guanine and ribose
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Medicine definitions for guanosine

guanosine
[ gwänə-sēn′, -sĭn ]

n.

A nucleoside consisting of guanine and ribose.
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