Definition of deoxyribonucleic acid in English:

deoxyribonucleic acid

Pronunciation /dēˌäksēˌrībōn(y)o͞oˈklēik ˈasid/ /diˌɑksiˌraɪboʊn(j)uˈkliɪk ˈæsɪd/

noun

see DNA

Origin

1930s deoxyribonucleic from a blend of deoxyribose and nucleic acid.

Pronunciation

deoxyribonucleic acid

/dēˌäksēˌrībōn(y)o͞oˈklēik ˈasid/ /diˌɑksiˌraɪboʊn(j)uˈkliɪk ˈæsɪd/