adenylate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

adenyl +‎ -ate

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adenylate (plural adenylates)

  1. (organic chemistry) The dissociated anion present in adenylic acid;' adenosine monophosphate.

Verb[edit]

adenylate (third-person singular simple present adenylates, present participle adenylating, simple past and past participle adenylated)

  1. (genetics) To carry out or induce an adenylation reaction.

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