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nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

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noun Biochemistry.
See NAD
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Origin of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

First recorded in 1960–65; di-1 + nucleotide

Words nearby nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

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How to use nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide in a sentence

  • Adenine and guanine are constituents of all nucleic acids (see below) and, hence, are found in all plant and animal tissues.

    The Chemistry of Plant Life|Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher

Medical definitions for nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide

n.
NAD
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