alanyl

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noun al·a·nyl \ˈa-lə-ˌnil\

Definition of alanyl

  1. :  the amino acid radical or residue of alanine

Origin and Etymology of alanyl

International Scientific Vocabulary alanine + -yl


First Known Use: 1904


Medical Dictionary

alanyl

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noun al·a·nyl \ˈal-ə-ˌnil\

Medical Definition of alanyl

  1. :  the amino acid radical or residue H2NCHCH3CO− of alanine—abbreviation Ala


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