deoxyribonucleotide

deoxyribonucleotide

[dee-ok-si-rahy-boh-noo-klee-uh-tahyd, -nyoo-]
noun Biochemistry.
an ester of a deoxyribonucleoside and phosphoric acid; a constituent of DNA.

Origin:
1945–50; deoxyribo(nucleic acid) + nucleotide

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deoxyribonucleotide de·ox·y·ri·bo·nu·cle·o·tide (dē-ŏk'sē-rī'bō-nōō'klē-ə-tīd', -nyōō'-)
n.
A nucleotide containing deoxyribose that is a constituent of DNA.

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