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noun
  1. The fourteenth letter of the Appendix:Roman script, English alphabet, preceded by M and followed by O.
abbreviation
  1. (military) Navy
NAD Tweet Definition of NAD Like Definition of NAD on Facebook
initialism
  1. nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide
  2. nothing abnormal discovered - used frequently in medical test results
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initialism
  1. nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate
niacin Tweet Definition of niacin Like Definition of niacin on Facebook
noun
  1. (vitamin) A water-soluble vitamin, a component of vitamin B complex,found in meat, yeast and dairy products; it is essential to metabolism.
nicotinamide Tweet Definition of nicotinamide Like Definition of nicotinamide on Facebook
noun
  1. (vitamin) The amide of nicotinic acid (or niacin).
nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide Tweet Definition of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide Like Definition of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide on Facebook
noun (abbreviated as NAD)
  1. (biochemistry) an organic coenzyme involved in biological oxidation and reduction reactions
nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate Tweet Definition of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate Like Definition of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate on Facebook
noun (wikipedia, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide)
(abbreviated as
NADP)
  1. (biochemistry) the phosphate of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide; a coenzyme important in fatty acid synthesis
nicotinic acid Tweet Definition of nicotinic acid Like Definition of nicotinic acid on Facebook
noun
  1. (vitamin) pyridine-3-carboxylic acid; together with nicotinamide is a part of the vitamin B complex.
nitrogenase Tweet Definition of nitrogenase Like Definition of nitrogenase on Facebook
noun
  1. The enzyme, in nitrogen-fixing bacteria, that catalyzes the conversion of atmospheric nitrogen into ammonia.
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norepinephrine Tweet Definition of norepinephrine Like Definition of norepinephrine on Facebook
noun
  1. (neurotransmitter) A neurotransmitter found in the locus coeruleus which is synthesized from dopamine.
nuclease Tweet Definition of nuclease Like Definition of nuclease on Facebook
noun
  1. (enzyme) Any of several enzymes capable of cleaving the phosphodiester bonds between the nucleotide subunits of nucleic acids.

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