proline

noun pro·line \ ˈprō-ˌlēn \

Definition of proline

: an amino acid C5H9NO2 that can be synthesized by animals from glutamate

Origin and Etymology of proline

German Prolin, contraction of Pyrrolidin pyrrolidine (C4H9N), from International Scientific Vocabulary pyrrole + -idine


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proline

noun pro·line \ ˈprō-ˌlēn \

medical Definition of proline

: an amino acid C5H9NO2 that can be synthesized by animals from glutamate abbreviation Pro

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