adenosine

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adenosine   (ə-děn'ə-sēn')  Pronunciation Key 
A compound consisting of adenine combined with ribose. Adenosine is one of the nucleotides in DNA and is also a component of ADP, AMP, and ATP. Chemical formula: C10H13N5O4.
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