Synonyms for adenosine-triphosphate

1. adenosine triphosphate (n.)

a nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue; the major source of energy for cellular reactions


2. adenosine (n.)

(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