streptamine

noun
strep·​ta·​mine | \ ˈstrep-tə-ˌmēn How to pronounce streptamine (audio) , -mən How to pronounce streptamine (audio) \

Medical Definition of streptamine

: a cyclic diamino alcohol C6H14N2O4 obtained by alkaline hydrolysis of streptomycin or streptidine

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“Streptamine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/streptamine. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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