Definitions for ADP
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
adenosine diphosphate: a nucleotide that functions in the transfer of energy during the catabolism of glucose, formed by the removal of a phosphate from adenosine triphosphate and composed of adenine, ribose, and two phosphate groups.
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automatic data processing.
Origin of ADP:
adenosine diphosphate, ADP(noun)
an ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage
automatic data processing, ADP(noun)
data processing by a computer
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