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one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose) A , C , deoxyadenosine monophosphate , deoxycytidine monophosphate , deoxyguanosine monophosphate , deoxythymidine monophosphate , G , T
abscess of a common kind in the tissue around a tooth abscessed tooth
general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples abstraction
process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances abstraction , generalisation , generalization
common shade tree of eastern and central United States Acer negundo , ash-leaved maple , box elder
common North American maple tree; five-lobed leaves are light green above and silvery white beneath; source of hard close-grained but brittle light-brown wood Acer saccharinum , silver maple
common American black cricket; attacks crops and also enters dwellings Acheta assimilis , field cricket
common house and field crickets Acheta , genus Acheta
most common form of acne; usually affects people from puberty to young adulthood acne vulgaris
genus of sea anemone common in rock pools Actinia , genus Actinia
common North American sandpiper Actitis macularia , spotted sandpiper
common form of acute encephalitis caused by herpes simplex 1; usually affects the temporal and frontal lobes acute inclusion body encephalitis , herpes encephalitis , herpes simplex encephalitis
acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children acute lymphoblastic leukemia , acute lymphocytic leukemia
acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of granular leukocytes; most common in adolescents and young adults acute myelocytic leukemia , acute myeloid leukemia
short saying that contains a common observation adage
small terrestrial viper common in northern Eurasia adder , common viper , Vipera berus
abnormal union of bodily tissues; most common in the abdomen adhesion
having an end or side in common adjacent
system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage ADPS , ADP system , automatic data processing system , computer system , computing system
common savannah monkey with greenish-grey back and yellow tail African green monkey , Cercopithecus aethiops sabaeus , green monkey
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