hydroxyproline

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

Definition of hydroxyproline

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

First Known Use of hydroxyproline

1905


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hydroxyproline

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noun hy·droxy·pro·line \-ˈprō-ˌlēn\

Medical Definition of hydroxyproline

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


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