[gwah-noh] /ˈgwɑ noʊ/
a natural manure composed chiefly of the excrement of sea birds, found especially on islands near the Peruvian coast.
any similar substance, as an artificial fertilizer made from fish.
noun (pl) -nos
any similar but artificial substance used as a fertilizer
c.1600, from Spanish guano “dung,” especially of sea-birds on islands off Peru, from Quechua huanu “dung.”
[gwah-nuh-seen, -sin] /ˈgwɑ nəˌsin, -sɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. a ribonucleoside component of ribonucleic acid, comprising ribose and . /ˈɡwɑːnəˌsiːn; -ˌziːn/ noun 1. (biochem) a nucleoside consisting of guanine and ribose guanosine gua·no·sine (gwä’nə-sēn’, -sĭn) n. A nucleoside consisting of guanine and ribose.
noun, Biochemistry. 1. .
noun, Biochemistry. 1. . guanosine triphosphate n. GTP.
[gwahn-tah-nuh-moh; Spanish gwahn-tah-nah-maw] /gwɑnˈtɑ nəˌmoʊ; Spanish gwɑnˈtɑ nɑˌmɔ/ noun 1. a city in SE Cuba: U.S. naval base. /Spanish ɡwanˈtanamo/ noun 1. a city in SE Cuba, on Guantánamo Bay. Pop: 214 000 (2005 est)