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Related / Similar Words: aminoalkanoic acid

 

Definition:
  • organic compounds containing an amino group and a carboxylic acid group; "proteins are composed of various proportions of about 20 common amino acids";

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    Hyponyms: alanine, asparagine, aspartic acid, canavanine, citrulline, cysteine, cystine, dopa, dihydroxyphenylalanine, essential amino acid, gamma aminobutyric acid, GABA, glutamic acid, glutaminic acid, glutamine, glycine, hydroxyproline, iodoamino acid, ornithine, proline, creatine, creatin, sarcosine, serine, thyronine, tyramine, tyrosine

     

    Substance Meronyms: protein

     

    Anagrams: Dominican

     

     
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