acetylglycine

noun

ace·​tyl·​gly·​cine
ə-¦sē-tᵊl-ˈglī-ˌsēn,
¦a-sə-tᵊl-
plural -s

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary acetyl + glycine

First Known Use

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acetylglycine was circa 1909

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“Acetylglycine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acetylglycine. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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