from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An organic compound, C4H10N3O5P, found in muscle tissue and capable of storing and providing energy for muscular contraction. Also called creatine phosphate.
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- n. A phosphorylated derivative of creatine that is used in muscles to store chemical energy
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- n. an organic compound of creatine and phosphoric acid; found in the muscles of vertebrates where its hydrolysis releases energy for muscular contraction
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