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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA.

Usage examples (35)
  • Hydrogen cyanide is a component of adenine, which is a basic element of DNA.
  • (G indicates the chemical guanine, and A is adenine.)
  • When I can tell you what is meant by adenine or cytosine
  • When I can tell you what is meant by adenine or cytosine, for more
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