ethionine

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noun ethi·o·nine \e-ˈthī-ə-ˌnēn\

Definition of ethionine

  1. :  an amino acid C6H13NO2S that is the ethyl homologue of methionine and is biologically antagonistic to methionine

1938

First Known Use of ethionine

1938


Medical Dictionary

ethionine

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noun ethi·o·nine \e-ˈthī-ə-ˌnēn\

Medical Definition of ethionine

  1. :  an amino acid C6H13NO2S that is the ethyl homologue of methionine and is biologically antagonistic to methionine


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