sarcosine

noun

sar·​co·​sine ˈsär-kə-ˌsēn How to pronounce sarcosine (audio) -sən How to pronounce sarcosine (audio)
: a sweetish crystalline amino acid C3H7NO2 formed by the decomposition of creatine or made synthetically

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“Sarcosine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sarcosine. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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