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Meaning of “histamine” in the English Dictionary

"histamine" in British English

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histaminenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈhɪs.tə.miːn/ specialized
a ​chemical in the ​body that is ​released after an ​injury or during an allergicreaction
(Definition of histamine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “histamine”
in Chinese (Simplified) 组胺(身体受伤或过敏时释放的一种物质)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 組織胺(身體受傷或過敏時釋放的一種物質)…
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