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Synonyms of the noun amino acid

Equivalent phrase for the phrasal noun amino acid:

  1. aminoalkanoic acid (18 character phrase for amino acid)

Hypernyms of the noun amino acid

More generic words for the phrasal noun amino acid:

  1. compound (8 letter word, the shortest hypernym for amino acid)
    • plural: compounds
    • related terms: Minicompound, tricompound, noncompound, noncompoundable, noncompounder, quasi-compound, overcompound, percompound, precompound, precompoundly, recompound, compoundness, compoundable, compounder

More generic phrases for the phrasal noun amino acid:

  1. chemical compound (17 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for amino acid)
  2. organic compound (16 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun amino acid

More specific words for the phrasal noun amino acid, that have fewer characters:

  1. alanine (7 letter word)
  2. arginine (8 letter word)
  3. creatin (7 letter word)
    • plural: creatins
    • related terms: pancreatin, creatinine
  4. creatine (8 letter word)
    • plural: creatines
    • related term: creatinine
  5. cysteine (8 letter word)
  6. cystine (7 letter word)
  7. dopa (4 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for amino acid)
    • plural: dopas
  8. GABA (4 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for amino acid)
  9. glutamine (9 letter word)
  10. glycine (7 letter word)
  11. histidine (9 letter word)
  12. leucine (7 letter word)
  13. lysine (6 letter word)
  14. ornithine (9 letter word)
  15. proline (7 letter word)
  16. sarcosine (9 letter word)
  17. serine (6 letter word)
    • plural: serines
    • related terms: isoserine, eserine, serinette
  18. threonine (9 letter word)
    • plural: threonines
  19. thyronine (9 letter word)
  20. tyramine (8 letter word)
    • plural: tyramines
  21. tyrosine (8 letter word)
    • plural: tyrosines
  22. valine (6 letter word)
    • plural: valines
    • related term: isovaline

More specific words for the phrasal noun amino acid, that have the same number of characters:

  1. asparagine (10 letter word)
    • plural: asparagines
    • related terms: isoasparagine, Polyasparagine, asparaginic, asparaginous
  2. canavanine (10 letter word)
  3. citrulline (10 letter word)
    • plural: citrullines
  4. isoleucine (10 letter word)
    • plural: isoleucines
  5. methionine (10 letter word)
    • plural: methionines
  6. tryptophan (10 letter word)
    • plural: tryptophans

More specific words for the phrasal noun amino acid, that have more characters:

  1. dihydroxyphenylalanine (22 letter word, the longest hyponym for amino acid)
  2. hydroxyproline (14 letter word)
    • plural: hydroxyprolines
  3. iodothyronine (13 letter word)
  4. iodotyrosine (12 letter word)
  5. phenylalanine (13 letter word)
  6. tryptophane (11 letter word)
    • plural: tryptophanes

More specific phrases for the phrasal noun amino acid:

  1. aspartic acid (13 character phrase)
  2. essential amino acid (20 character phrase)
  3. gamma aminobutyric acid (23 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for amino acid)
  4. glutamic acid (13 character phrase)
  5. glutaminic acid (15 character phrase)
  6. iodoamino acid (14 character phrase)

Related words for the phrasal term amino acid, that have fewer characters:

  1. dipeptide (9 letter word)
  2. peptide (7 letter word)
  3. proteid (7 letter word)
  4. protein (7 letter word)
  5. protide (7 letter word)

Related word for the phrasal term amino acid, that has the same number of characters:

  1. albuminoid (10 letter word)
    • related term: albuminoidal

Related words for the phrasal term amino acid, that have more characters:

  1. chromoprotein (13 letter word)
  2. glycoprotein (12 letter word)
  3. lipoprotein (11 letter word)
  4. nucleoprotein (13 letter word)
  5. phosphoprotein (14 letter word)

Phrases with Amino Acid

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

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