Medical Definition of Ribo-

1. 1. Ribose. 2. As an italicised prefix to the systematic name of a monosaccharide, ribo-indicates that the configuration of a set of three consecutive, but not necessarily contiguous, CHOH (or asymmetric) groups is that of ribose; e.g., d-ribose, a trivial name, is d-ribo-pentose in systematic nomenclature. Origin: German Ribose (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ribo-

ribibes
ribible
ribibles
ribier
ribiers
ribin
ribins
ribitol
ribityl
ribityls
ribless
riblet
riblets
riblike
ribo- (current term)
ribo-2-hexulose
riboadenine
riboflavin
riboflavin-5-sodium phosphate
riboflavin 5'-phosphate
riboflavin deficiency
riboflavin kinase
riboflavin permease
riboflavin synthase
riboflavin unit
riboflavinoid
riboflavins
ribofuranose
ribofuranoses

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