adeniform a·den·i·form (ə-děn’ə-fôrm’)
Having a glandular appearance; glandlike.
Biochemistry. a purine base, C 5 H 5 N 5 , one of the fundamental components of nucleic acids, as DNA, in which it forms a base pair with thymine, and RNA, in which it pairs with uracil. Symbol: A. Historical Examples adenine and guanine are constituents of all nucleic acids (see below) and, hence, […]
- Adenine deoxyribonucleotide
adenine deoxyribonucleotide adenine deoxyribonucleotide n. See deoxyadenylic acid.
- Adenine nucleotide
adenine nucleotide adenine nucleotide n. See AMP.
. Historical Examples adenitis, ad-en-ī′tis, n. inflammation of the lymphatic glands. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various adenitis takes place in the submaxillary, retro-maxillary, and sublingual glands of the affected side. A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II Various The glands do not suppurate, but the adenitis may […]