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glycine

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  • Glycine (abbreviated as Gly or G) is an organic compound with the formula NH2CH2COOH. Having a hydrogen substituent as its side-chain, glycine is the smallest of the 20 amino acids commonly found in proteins, and indeed is the smallest possible.
  • Glycine is a colourless, sweet-tasting crystalline solid. It is unique among the proteinogenic amino acids in that it is achiral. It can fit into hydrophilic or hydrophobic environments, due to its minimal side chain of only one hydrogen atom.
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    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Words by suffix
          • Words suffixed with -ine
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      1. fr glycine
      2. en glycines
      3. en glycinergic
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      Meaning of glycine for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "glycine" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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