Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A nucleoside, C10H14N2O5, composed of thymine and deoxyribose.

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  • n. The nucleoside consisting of a combination of deoxyribose and thymine

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  • n. a nucleoside component of DNA; composed of thymine and deoxyribose

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

thym(ine) + -id(e) + -ine2.

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