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adenosine diphosphate

noun, Biochemistry
1.
ADP (def 1).
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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British Dictionary definitions for adenosine-diphosphate

adenosine diphosphate

noun
1.
the full name of ADP
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adenosine-diphosphate in Medicine

adenosine diphosphate n.
ADP.

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adenosine-diphosphate in Science
adenosine diphosphate
  (dī-fŏs'fāt')   
See ADP.
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