/ (ˌθaɪmɪˈdɪlɪk) /
a nucleotide consisting of thymine, deoxyribose, and a phosphate group. It is a constituent of DNAAlso called: thymidine monophosphate
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Medicine definitions for thymidylic acid
[ thī′mĭ-dĭl′ĭk ]
A nucleotide component of DNA that yields thymine, ribose, and phosphoric acid when hydrolyzed.
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