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GLUTAMINE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does glutamine mean? 

GLUTAMINE (noun)
  The noun GLUTAMINE has 1 sense:

1. a crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins; important in protein metabolism

  Familiarity information: GLUTAMINE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GLUTAMINE (noun)


Sense 1glutamine [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins; important in protein metabolism

Classified under:

Nouns denoting substances

Hypernyms ("glutamine" is a kind of...):

amino acid; aminoalkanoic acid (organic compounds containing an amino group and a carboxylic acid group)


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