Definition of adenylic acid in English:

adenylic acid

Syllabification: ad·e·nyl·ic ac·id
Pronunciation: /ˌadnˌilik ˈasid
 
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noun

another term for adenosine monophosphate.
More example sentences
  • Nitric oxide is a cellular signal that activates guanylyl cyclase to cyclic adenylic acid (cyclic AMP), causing vasodilation.

Origin

late 19th century: adenylic from adenine + -yl + -ic.

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