choline

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choline (uncountable)

  1. (biochemistry) A hydroxy quaternary ammonium compound with formula (CH3)3N+CH2CH2OHX. It is an essential nutrient for cardiovascular and brain health and for cell membrane formation. Discovered by Andreas Strecker in 1862.

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choline f (plural cholines)

  1. (biochemistry) choline

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