prolyl

noun

pro·​lyl ˈprō-ˌlil How to pronounce prolyl (audio)
: the amino acid radical or residue C4H8NCO− of proline
abbreviation Pro

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“Prolyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/prolyl. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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