tricarboxylic acid cycle


noun Biochemistry.


Nearby words

  1. tribute,
  2. tribute band,
  3. tricalcium silicate,
  4. tricameral,
  5. tricarboxylic,
  6. tricarpellary,
  7. trice,
  8. tricentenary,
  9. tricentennial,
  10. tricep

Origin of tricarboxylic acid cycle

First recorded in 1940–45

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British Dictionary definitions for tricarboxylic acid cycle

tricarboxylic acid cycle

/ (traɪˌkɑːbɒkˈsɪlɪk) /

noun

biochem another name for Krebs cycle Abbreviation: TCA cycle
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Medicine definitions for tricarboxylic acid cycle

tricarboxylic acid cycle

[ trī′kär-bŏk-sĭlĭk ]

n.

Krebs cycle

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