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Pronunciation of Ornithine: Learn how to pronounce Ornithine in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word ornithine:

[mass noun] Biochemistry

an amino acid which is produced by the body and is important in protein metabolism.
Chemical formula: NH2(CH2)3CH(NH2)COOH


late 19th century: from ornitho- (with reference to a constituent found in bird excrement) + -ine4