hydroxyproline

noun hy·droxy·pro·line \ hī-ˌdräk-sē-ˈprō-ˌlēn \

Definition of hydroxyproline

: an amino acid C5H9NO3 that occurs naturally as a constituent of collagen

First Known Use of hydroxyproline

1905


Medical Dictionary

hydroxyproline

noun hy·droxy·pro·line \ -ˈprō-ˌlēn \

medical Definition of hydroxyproline

: an amino acid C5H9NO3 that occurs naturally as a constituent of collagen

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