Word definition: nucleotide

Defiintion of nucleotide:

[n] a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA)

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See Also:

A, adenosine diphosphate, adenosine monophosphate, adenosine triphosphate, adenylic acid, ADP, AMP, ATP, base pair, C, deoxyadenosine monophosphate, deoxycytidine monophosphate, deoxyguanosine monophosphate, deoxythymidine monophosphate, ester, G, muton, T, U, uracil

Webster Dictionary (1913) for nucleotide: