sarcosine

noun
sar·​co·​sine | \ ˈsär-kə-ˌsēn How to pronounce sarcosine (audio) , -sən How to pronounce sarcosine (audio) \

Medical Definition of sarcosine

: 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 25 Sep. 2020.

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