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amino acidnoun [C]

 /əˈmi·noʊ ˈæ·sɪd, ˈæm·əˌnoʊ/
biology, chemistry any of the chemical substances found in plants and animals that combine to make protein (= substance necessary for the body to grow)
(Definition of amino acid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “amino acid”
in Spanish Amino Acido…
in Vietnamese axit amin…
in Malaysian asid amino…
in Thai กรดอะมิโน…
in Chinese (Simplified) 氨基酸,胺酸…
in Indonesian asam amino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氨基酸…
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