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a nucleoside of DNA.

thy·mi·dine (dThd),

1-(2-Deoxyribosyl)thymine; one of the four major nucleosides in DNA (the others being deoxyadenosine, deoxycytidine, and deoxyguanosine).


/thy·mi·dine/ (thi´mĭ-dēn) thymine linked to ribose, a rarely occurring base in rRNA and tRNA; frequently used incorrectly to denote deoxythymidine. Symbol T.


A nucleoside, C10H14N2O5, composed of thymine and deoxyribose.

thymidine (dThd)

one of the four major nucleosides in DNA. It is formed by the condensation of thymine with deoxyribose.


(dThd) (thī'mi-dēn)
1-(2-deoxyribosyl)thymine; one of the four major nucleosides in DNA (the others being deoxyadenosine, deoxycytidine, and deoxyguanosine).
Synonym(s): deoxythymidine.


a nucleoside of DNA.
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