glutaric acid

[glōō-tărĭk]

n.

An acid formed during the catabolism of tryptophan.

Nearby words

  1. glutamine,
  2. glutaminyl,
  3. glutamoyl,
  4. glutamyl,
  5. glutaraldehyde,
  6. glutathione,
  7. glutch,
  8. glute,
  9. gluteal,
  10. gluteal artery


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