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Medical Term:

adenosine 5′-diphosphate

Pronunciation: ă-den′ō-sēn dī-fos′fāt

Definition: A condensation product of adenosine with pyrophosphoric acid, formed from ATP by the hydrolysis of the terminal phosphoryl group of the latter compound.

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