Alternative forms Edit
- histidin (dated)
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histidine (plural histidines)
- (biochemistry) An essential amino acid C6H9N3O2 found in most animal proteins; essential for tissue growth and repair.
Derived terms Edit
essential amino acid; C6H9N3O2
Further reading Edit
histidine f (plural histidines)