taurine

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin taurinus, from taurus (bull).

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taurine (comparative more taurine, superlative most taurine)

  1. Pertaining to a bull; bull-like.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Structure diagram of taurine
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From taur(ocholic) + -ine.

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taurine (uncountable)

  1. (organic chemistry, biochemistry) An amino-sulfonic acid, NH2CH2CH2SO3H, that has regulatory functions in mammals.
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Italian[edit]

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taurine f

  1. Feminine plural form of taurino

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Latin[edit]

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taurīne

  1. vocative masculine singular of taurīnus