norvaline

noun
nor·​va·​line | \ (ˈ)nȯr-ˈval-ˌēn How to pronounce norvaline (audio) , -ˈvā-ˌlēn How to pronounce norvaline (audio) \

Medical Definition of norvaline

: an amino acid C5H11NO2 isomeric with valine and usually made synthetically

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