Dictionary.com

tyrosinosis

[ tahy-roh-si-noh-sis, tir-oh- ]
/ ˌtaɪ roʊ sɪˈnoʊ sɪs, ˌtɪr oʊ- /
Save This Word!

noun Pathology.
a condition characterized by abnormally large amounts of tyrosine in the urine, caused by faulty metabolism.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of tyrosinosis

First recorded in 1930–35; tyrosine + -osis
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK