lycine

[ lahy-seen ]
/ ˈlaɪ sin /

noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. lychnis,
  2. lychnoscope,
  3. lychnoscopic,
  4. lycia,
  5. lycian,
  6. lycopene,
  7. lycopenemia,
  8. lycoperdonosis,
  9. lycophyte,
  10. lycopod

Origin of lycine

1860–65; < Greek lýk(ion) buckthorn + -ine2

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