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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A nucleoside component of DNA.

Usage examples (30)
  • Xeloda, which is inactive in pill form, becomes active when it comes into contact with a naturally occurring protein called thymidine phosphorylase
  • Fyfe as a herpes virus-specified thymidine kinase (108),
  • “3H-thymidine incorporation into cell nuclei in germinating lettuce seeds.”
  • Transfer of purified herpes virus thymidine kinase gene to cultured mouse cells. for more
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