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uridine

[yoo r-i-deen, -din] /ˈyʊər ɪˌdin, -dɪn/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
a ribonucleoside composed of ribose and uracil.
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uridine

/ˈjʊərɪˌdiːn/
noun
1.
(biochem) a nucleoside present in all living cells in a combined form, esp in RNA
Word Origin
C20: from uro-1 + -ide + -ine²
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uridine in Medicine

uridine u·ri·dine (yur'ĭ-dēn')
n.
A white odorless powder that is the nucleoside of uracil and is important in carbohydrate metabolism.

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