histidine

noun his·ti·dine \ ˈhi-stə-ˌdēn \

Definition of histidine

: a crystalline essential amino acid C6H9N3O2 formed by the hydrolysis of most proteins

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Origin and Etymology of histidine

International Scientific Vocabulary hist- + -idine


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histidine

noun his·ti·dine \ ˈhis-tə-ˌdēn \

medical Definition of histidine

: a crystalline essential amino acid C6H9N3O2 formed by the hydrolysis of most proteins abbreviation His

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