aminoacetic acid

[ uh-mee-noh-uh-see-tik, -set-ik, am-uh-noh-, uh-mee-noh-, am-uh-noh- ]
/ əˈmi noʊ əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˈæm əˌnoʊ-, əˌmi noʊ-, ˌæm ə noʊ- /

noun Chemistry.

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Origin of aminoacetic acid

First recorded in 1885–90; amino- + acetic acid
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