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Medical Term:

glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate

Pronunciation: glis'er-al'de-hid fos'fat

Definition: An intermediate in the glycolytic breakdown of d-glucose; one of the products of the splitting of fructose 1,6-bisphosphate under the catalytic influence of fructose-bisphosphate aldolase.

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