guanylic acid

[gwah-nil-ik]

noun


Nearby words

  1. guantánamo,
  2. guantánamo bay,
  3. guantánamo bay naval base,
  4. guanxi,
  5. guanyin,
  6. guaporé,
  7. guar,
  8. guar gum,
  9. guar.,
  10. guaracha

Origin of guanylic acid

First recorded in 1895–1900; guan(ine) + -yl + -ic

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British Dictionary definitions for guanylic acid

guanylic acid

noun

a nucleotide consisting of guanine, ribose or deoxyribose, and a phosphate group. It is a constituent of DNA or RNAAlso called: guanosine monophosphate
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Medicine definitions for guanylic acid

guanylic acid

[gwä-nĭlĭk]

n.

GMP

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