Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of purine | Another word for purine | What is purine?

Definition 1: a colorless crystalline organic base containing nitrogen; the parent compound of various biologically important substances - [noun denoting substance]

(purine is a kind of ...) any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water

"bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia"

Definition 2: any of several bases that are derivatives of purine - [noun denoting substance]

(purine is a kind of ...) any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water

"bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia"

(... is a kind of purine ) (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA

(... is a kind of purine ) a purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with cytosine

More words

Another word for purim

Another word for purifying

Another word for purify

Another word for purifier

Another word for purification

Another word for purinethol

Another word for purism

Another word for purist

Another word for puritan

Another word for puritanic


Other word for puritanic

puritanic meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce puritanic