dihydroxyphenylalanine


dihydroxyphenylalanine
di·hy·droxy·phe·nyl·al·a·nine .dī-hī-.dräk-sē-.fen-əl-'al-ə-.nēn, -.fēn- n
1) or 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine .thrē-.fȯr- DOPA
2) or L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine 'el- or L-dihydroxyphenylalanine L-DOPA

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  • dihydroxyphenylalanine — /duy huy drok si fen l al euh neen , nin, feen l /, n. Biochem. dopa. [DIHYDROXY + PHENYLALANINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • dihydroxyphenylalanine — noun Either of two enantiomers of a derivative of the amino acid tyrosine …   Wiktionary

  • dihydroxyphenylalanine — di·hy·droxy·phenylalanine …   English syllables

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