oxyneurine
Betaine Be"ta*ine, n. [From beta, generic name of the beet.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base, {C5H11NO2}, produced artificially, and also occurring naturally in beet-root molasses and its residues, from which it is extracted as a white crystalline substance; -- called also {lycine} and {oxyneurine}. It has a sweetish taste. [1913 Webster]

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  • Oxyneurine — Ox y*neu rine, n. (Chem.) See {Betaine}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • oxyneurine — oksineurinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Bevandenis betainas. formulė Formulę žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. oxyneurine rus. оксинейрин …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • oxyneurine — /ok si noor een, in, nyoor /, n. Chem. betaine. [OXY 2 + NEUR + INE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • oxyneurine — oxy·neu·rine n(y)u̇r .ēn, ən n BETAINE * * * oxy·neu·rine (ok″se noorґin) betaine …   Medical dictionary

  • oxyneurine — n. type of alkaloid which is used in preventative therapy against heart disease because of its function as a methyl donor which lowers Homocysteine levels, betaine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • oxyneurine — oxy·neurine …   English syllables

  • oxyneurine — |äksē+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary oxy (II) + neurine; probably originally formed in German : betaine 1a * * * /ok si noor een, in, nyoor /, n. Chem. betaine. [OXY 2 + NEUR + INE2] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Betaine — Be ta*ine, n. [From beta, generic name of the beet.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base, {C5H11NO2}, produced artificially, and also occurring naturally in beet root molasses and its residues, from which it is extracted as a white crystalline substance;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C5H11NO2 — Betaine Be ta*ine, n. [From beta, generic name of the beet.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base, {C5H11NO2}, produced artificially, and also occurring naturally in beet root molasses and its residues, from which it is extracted as a white crystalline… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lycine — Betaine Be ta*ine, n. [From beta, generic name of the beet.] (Chem.) A nitrogenous base, {C5H11NO2}, produced artificially, and also occurring naturally in beet root molasses and its residues, from which it is extracted as a white crystalline… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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