[ rahy-boh-noo-klee-uh-tahyd, -nyoo- ]
/ ˌraɪ boʊˈnu kli əˌtaɪd, -ˈnyu- /
an ester, composed of a ribonucleoside and phosphoric acid, that is a constituent of ribonucleic acid.
- ribonucleic acid,
- ribose 5-phosphate isomerase,
- ribosomal rna,
Origin of ribonucleotide
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[ rī′bō-nōō′klē-ə-tīd′ ]
A nucleotide that contains ribose as its sugar and usually occurs as a component of RNA.
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