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Definition of the noun amino

What does amino mean as a name of something?


  1. the radical -NH2
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • synonym of amino: amino group
    • more generic terms: chemical group / group / radical = two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
    • more specific word: glucosamine = an amino derivative of glucose that is a component of many polysaccharides

Alternative definition of the noun amino


  1. [chemistry] The amine functional group.

Definition of the adjective amino

What does amino mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more amino / most amino

  1. pertaining to or containing any of a group of organic compounds of nitrogen derived from ammonia

Alternative definition of the adjective amino


  1. [chemistry] Relating to an amine.


Amino is a fictional character from the 1989 animated TV show Idol Densetsu Eriko.

Phrases with Amino

Phrases starting with the word Amino:

  1. Amino-
  2. amino acid
  3. amino group
  4. amino resin
  5. Amino sugar
  6. Amino alcohol
  7. amino plastic
  8. Amino Aldehyde
  9. Amino-Terminal
  10. Amino Carbohydrate

Other phrases containing the word Amino:

  1. Beta-Amino Acid
  2. Alpha-Amino Acid
  3. Glyco-Amino-Acid
  4. Glycosyl-Amino-Acid
  5. essential amino acid
  6. Nonessential Amino Acid
  7. Deduced Amino Acid Sequence

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amino

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Google previewDictionary Of Chemistry (1998)

by N. Pradeep Sharma

They contain the functional group -NH2 (the amino group). Secondary amines have two hydrogens replaced, e.g. methylethylamine, CH3(C2H5)NH. The group )C=NH is the imino group. Tertiary amines have all three hydrogens replaced, e.g. ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Nutrition in Sport (2008)

by Ronald J. Maughan

Leucine α-KIC α-KGGlu Isoleucine α-KMV Glucose Alanine Glutamine Amino acids Glucose...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2009)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Amino acid and glycogen Reduced serum levels associated Wheat. corn. meat. liver pyridoxal. metabolism with pregnancy and use of oral pyridoxamine) pyridoxal phosphate (PLP): contraceptives transamination and Antagonised by ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology, Four-Volume Set (2000)

by Martin Alexander, Barry R. Bloom, David A. Hopwood, Roger Hull, Barbara H. Iglewski, Allen I. Laskin, Stephen G. Oliver, Moselio Schaechter, William C. Summers

Branched-chain amino acid synthesis. Feedback inhibitors are shown below the pathway and transcriptional effectors above, with repressing effectors in parentheses and activating effectors. ala, alanine; bcaa, the sum of leucine, isoleucine, ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Physical Geography (2013)

by David S. G. Thomas, Andrew S. Goudie

Racemization and epimerization reactions differ in that racemization involves only amino acids with a single chiral carbon atom, whereas epimerization involves amino acids with two chiral carbon atoms (Aitken 1990). The use of a range of ...

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Self awareness is NOT just a bunch of amino acids bumping together. (Robert Anson Heinlein)
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Scrabble value of A1M3I1N1O1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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