valyl

noun
va·​lyl | \ ˈvā-ˌlil How to pronounce valyl (audio) , ˈva- How to pronounce valyl (audio) \

Medical Definition of valyl

: the amino acid radical or residue (CH3)2CHCH(NH2)CO− of valine abbreviation Val

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“Valyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/valyl. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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