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Related / Similar Words: thyroxine, thyroxin, tetraiodothyronine, T, triiodothyronine, liothyronine, terabyte, TB, metric ton, MT, tonne, deoxythymidine monophosphate, thymine

 

Definition:
  • hormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells; "thyroxine is 65% iodine";
  • thyroid hormone similar to thyroxine but with one less iodine atom per molecule and produced in smaller quantity; exerts the same biological effects as thyroxine but is more potent and briefer;
  • the 20th letter of the Roman alphabet;
  • a unit of information equal to a trillion (1,099,511,627,776) bytes or 1024 gigabytes;
  • a unit of weight equivalent to 1000 kilograms;
  • one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose);
  • a base found in DNA (but not in RNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine;

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    Substance Meronyms: deoxyribonucleic acid, desoxyribonucleic acid, DNA

     

    Member Meronyms: Roman alphabet, Latin alphabet

     

     
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