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Definition of the noun nad

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noun - plural: -

  1. a coenzyme present in most living cells and derived from the B vitamin nicotinic acid; serves as a reductant in various metabolic processes

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  1. [linguistics] noun animate dependent


NAD a.k.a. NAD Electronics is a brand name of an electronics firm whose products include home audiophile amplifiers and related components. NAD was an abbreviation for New Acoustic Dimension.


  1. Nad a.k.a. Nadia Shazana is an actress.
  2. NAD is a musical artist.

There are other people with in their name, like Firos Nad, Oleksandr Nad and óengus mac nad froích.


NAD a.k.a. N.A.D. is a musical group.


  1. Nad a.k.a. Namibian dollar: The dollar has been the currency of Namibia since 1993. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or alternatively N$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.
  2. NAD: NADH dehydrogenase [quinone] 1 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the NQO1 gene.
    • also known as NAD(P)H dehydrogenase
  3. NAD is used extensively in glycolysis and the citric acid cycle of cellular respiration. The reducing potential stored in NADH can be converted to ATP through the electron transport chain or used for anabolic metabolism. ATP "energy" is necessary for an organism to live. Green plants obtain ATP through photosynthesis, while other organisms obtain it by cellular respiration. A coenzyme composed of ribosylnicotinamide 5'-diphosphate coupled to adenosine 5'-phosphate by pyrophosphate linkage. It is found widely in nature and is involved in numerous enzymatic reactions in which it serves as an electron carrier by being alternately oxidized and reduced.
    • also known as Diphosphopyridine nucleotide, Codehydrase I, Cozymase, Cozymase I, Coenzyme I, Codehydrogenase I, Endopride, NAD trihydrate, Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, Nicotinamide dinucleotide, Pyridine nucleotide diphosphate, Nicotineamide adenine dinucleotide, Oxidized diphosphopyridine nucleotide, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide oxidized, diphosphopyridine nucleotide oxidized
  4. Nad a.k.a. Nijadali Language: Nijadali is a nearly extinct Pama–Nyungan language of Western Australia. It is spoken by only two groups of people, the Palyku and Jauna.
    • also known as Jauna, Nyiyabali, Balygu, Bailko, Balgu, Paljgu, Njijapali, Palyku, Nyiypali
  5. NAD: Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide, a coenzyme, found in eukaryotic cells and is involved in many enzymatic reactions and the production of energy through redox reactions.

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Google previewLife (2000)

The Science of Biology by William K. Purves, David Sadava, Gordon H. Orians, H. Craig Heller

NAD Is an Energy Carrier Thanks to its ability to carry free energy and electrons, NAD is a major and universal energy intermediary in cells. In both the burning and the metabolism of glucose, glucose is the reducing agent and oxygen gas ...

Google previewLife, Part 1: The Cell (2004)

by William K. Purves, David Sadava, Gordon H. Orians, H. Craig Heller

The coenzyme NAD is a key electron carrier in redox reactions In Chapter 6, we described the role of coenzymes, small...

Google previewLife (Loose Leaf) (2006)

The Science of Biology by David E. Sadava, Gordon H. Orians, H. Craig Heller, David M. Hillis, William K. Purves

The coenzyme NAD is a key electron carrier in redox reactions Section 6.4 described the role of coenzymes, small molecules...

NAD Is an Energy Carrier in Redox Reactions Thanks.

Google previewBiochemistry (2005)

by Mary Campbell, Shawn Farrell

NAD is the oxidized form. It will be reduced and thus will serve as the oxidizing agent. In the first reaction, pyruvate is reduced and NADH is oxidized; pyruvate is the oxidizing agent, and NADH is the reducing agent. In the second reaction, ...

Google previewVasopressors—Advances in Research and Application: 2012 Edition (2012)


NAD is the rate limiting factor in oxidation of alcohol by alcohol dehydrogenase ( ADH). This explains how SAMe and betaine prevented the cycle. Microarray analysis showed that betaine feeding prevented the up regulation of a large number ...

Google previewThe Functioning Cytoplasm (2012)

by Ruth Bulger

In the reactions of glycolysis and the Krebs tricarboxylic acid cycle, hydrogen is removed from certain intermediate products in the presence of the carrier molecule nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD). NAD is a coenzyme required for the ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary (1788)

Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey

šiadourtić, neighbourly; fió nad Éadio erteigen, to shew one'sself neighbourly, kindly, friendly, familiarly, as it becomes Neighbours. Qadībarsdjaft, f Neighbourhood. §ad bebenfen, to advise yourself aster" Deed done; bag oad/ bobeufen, After ...

Google previewThe Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising (2015)

by John McDonough, Karen Egolf

The National Advertising Division of the Better Business Bureau The National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus is charged with independent responsibility for monitoring and reviewing national advertising ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

THE SCAPULA IS MOVED THE HUMERUS IS MOVED THE FORE-ARM IS MOVED THE RADIUS IS ROLLED THE CARPUS IS MOVED The NAD by Abductor pollicis longus. Abductor pollicis breVls. Opponens. Atlanted by Trapezius, partly.

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Quotes about Nad

a being sentenced to be a measure of the universe
is a marginal artist always at the edge
of a 'neath beyond abyss

biće osuđeno da bude mjera svemira
je marginalni unjetnik uvijek na ivici
pod nad zemnog ponora (Miroslava Odalovic)
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