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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 previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Amino acids are characterized by having a basic nitrogenous group, generally an amino group (-NH2), and an acidic carboxyl group (-COOH). They are the building blocks of protein, which are used for structural purposes, as enzymes, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forensic Science (2008)

by Suzanne Bell

amino acids has subcommittees dealing with criminalistics, questioned documents, pathology and biology, toxicology, engineering, odontology, jurisprudence, physical anthropology, psychiatry and behavioral science, interdisciplinary ...

Google previewPolymeric Materials Encyclopedia, Twelve Volume Set (1996)

by Joseph C. Salamone

The reaction between an amino group and an epoxide group is the SN2 nucleophilic substitution. A primary amine adds to an epoxide ring to yield a secondary hydroxyl group and a secondary amino group. Then the secondary amino group ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck

•glutamate-y semialdehyde Amino Acids. Figure 2 The proline biosynthetic pathway in trematodes. 1, Arginase; 2, ornithine aminotransferase; 3, spontaneous reaction; 4, pyrroline 5-carboxylate reductase. o Acanthamoeba Amoebae. Figure 1 ...

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. ...

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The meaning of this observation is unclear, but it raises the unfortunate possibility of ambiguous triplets; that is, triplets which may code more than one amino acid. However one would certainly expect such triplets to be in a minority. (Francis Crick)
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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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