polyamine

noun
poly·​amine | \ ˈpä-lē-ə-ˌmēn How to pronounce polyamine (audio) , ˌpä-lē-ˈa-ˌmēn How to pronounce polyamine (audio) \

Definition of polyamine

: a compound characterized by more than one amino group

First Known Use of polyamine

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Polyamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polyamine. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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polyamine

noun
poly·​amine | \ ˈpäl-ē-ə-ˌmēn How to pronounce polyamine (audio) , ˌpäl-ē-ˈam-ˌēn How to pronounce polyamine (audio) \

Medical Definition of polyamine

: a compound characterized by more than one amino group

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