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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alanine  \Al"a*nine\,  n.  [Aldehyde  +  the  ending  -ine.  The  -n-  is 
  a  euphonic  insertion.]  (Chem.) 
  A  white  crystalline  base,  {C3H7NO2},  derived  from  aldehyde 
  ammonia. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  alanine 
  n  :  a  crystalline  amino  acid  that  occurs  in  many  proteins 




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