homovanillic acid

noun
ho·​mo·​va·​nil·​lic acid | \ -və-ˈnil-ik- How to pronounce homovanillic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of homovanillic acid

: a dopamine metabolite C9H10O4 excreted in human urine

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“Homovanillic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/homovanillic%20acid. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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