β-aminopropionitrile

noun
β-ami·​no·​pro·​pio·​ni·​trile | \ ˌbāt-ə-ə-ˌmē-nō-ˌprō-pē-ō-ˈnī-trəl, -ˌtrīl How to pronounce β-aminopropionitrile (audio) \

Medical Definition of β-aminopropionitrile

: a potent lathyrogen C3H6N2

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“β-aminopropionitrile.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/%CE%B2-aminopropionitrile. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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