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pseudouridine

Pronunciation: su'do-yu'ri-den

Definition: a naturally occurring isomer of uridine found in transfer ribonucleic acids; unique in that the ribosyl is attached to carbon (C-5) rather than to nitrogen; excreted in urine.

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