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ribonucleotide

[rahy-boh-noo-klee-uh-tahyd, -nyoo-]
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noun Biochemistry.
  1. an ester, composed of a ribonucleoside and phosphoric acid, that is a constituent of ribonucleic acid.
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Origin of ribonucleotide

First recorded in 1925–30; ribo(nucleic acid) + nucleotide
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ribonucleotide

(rī′bō-nōōklē-ə-tīd′)
n.
  1. A nucleotide that contains ribose as its sugar and usually occurs as a component of RNA.
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