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Synonyms for cysteineˈsɪs tiˌin, -ɪn

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  1. cysteine(noun)

    an amino acid containing sulfur that is found in most proteins; oxidizes on exposure to air to form cystine


  1. cysteine(noun)

    food additive, E920, Cys, E910, improving agent

  2. cysteine(noun)

    A sulphur-containing nonessential amino acid CHNOS found in most animal proteins; it readily oxidizes to cystine.

    improving agent, food additive, Cys, E910, E920

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