cysteinyl

noun
cys·tei·nyl | \ˈsis-tē-ˌnil, sis-ˈtē-ə- \

Medical Definition of cysteinyl 

: the amino acid radical or residue HSCH2CH(NH2)CO− of cysteine abbreviation Cys

Learn More about cysteinyl

Dictionary Entries near cysteinyl

cystectomy

cysteic acid

cysteine

cysteinyl

cystic

cystica

cystic duct

Comments on cysteinyl

What made you want to look up cysteinyl? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a generally accepted meaning of a word

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!