noun. ['əˈdɛnəˌsiːn'] (biochemistry) a nucleoside that is a structural component of nucleic acids; it is present in all living cells in a combined form as a constituent of DNA and RNA and ADP and ATP and AMP.
Words that Rhyme with Adenosine
Example sentences of the word adenosine
1. Noun, singular or mass
ATP is a nucleoside, in this case adenosine, with three phosphate groups attached to it.
This process occurs when the cells make adenosine triphosphate or ATP without oxygen.