arabinoside
noun Date: 1927 a glycoside that yields arabinose on hydrolysis

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  • arabinoside — /ar euh bin euh suyd , euh rab euh neuh /, n. Biochem. a glycoside of arabinose, esp. any of those used in antiviral therapy as structural analogs of ribonucleosides. [1925 30; ARABINOSE + IDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • arabinoside — noun A glycoside which yields arabinose after being split by hydrolysis …   Wiktionary

  • arabinoside — A ribonucleoside in which the sugar moiety is arabinose. It often has antibiotic activity. * * * ara·bi·no·side .ar ə bin ə .sīd, ə rab ə nō .sīd n a glycoside that yields arabinose on hydrolysis * * * ar·a·bin·o·side (ar″ə binґo… …   Medical dictionary

  • arabinoside — ar·a·bin·o·side …   English syllables

  • arabinoside — ar•a•bin•o•side [[t]ˌær əˈbɪn əˌsaɪd, əˈræb ə nə [/t]] n. biochem. a glycoside of arabinose, esp. any of those used in antiviral therapy • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • arabinoside — ˌarəˈbinəˌsīd, əˈrabənō noun ( s) Etymology: arabinose + ide : a glycoside that yields arabinose on hydrolysis * * * /ar euh bin euh suyd , euh rab euh neuh /, n. Biochem. a glycoside of arabinose, esp. any of those used in antiviral therapy as… …   Useful english dictionary

  • N(4)-Chloroacetylcytosine arabinoside — IUPAC name 2 Chloro N [1 [(2R,3S,4S,5R …   Wikipedia

  • cytosine-arabinoside — ● cytosine arabinoside nom féminin Antimétabolite de synthèse employé dans le traitement de la leucémie aiguë …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • adenine arabinoside — n VIDARABINE * * * vidarabine …   Medical dictionary

  • cytosine arabinoside — n a cytotoxic antineoplastic agent C9H13N3O5 that is a synthetic isomer of the naturally occurring nucleoside of cytosine and arabinose and is used esp. in the treatment of acute myelogenous leukemia in adults * * * cytarabine …   Medical dictionary

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