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arabinoside

[ar-uh-bin-uh-sahyd, uh-rab-uh-nuh-] /ˌær əˈbɪn əˌsaɪd, əˈræb ə nə-/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
a glycoside of arabinose, especially any of those used in antiviral therapy as structural analogs of ribonucleosides.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; arabinose + -ide
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