uridine(redirected from 1-beta-d-ribofuranosyluracil)
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A nucleoside, C9H12N2O6, that is composed of uracil and ribose, is a component of RNA, and plays a role in regulating many physiological processes.
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(Biochemistry) biochem a nucleoside present in all living cells in a combined form, esp in RNA
[C20: from uro-1 + -ide + -ine2]
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u•ri•dine(ˈyʊər ɪˌdin, -dɪn)
a ribonucleoside composed of ribose and uracil.
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