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putrescine

Syllabification: pu·tres·cine
Pronunciation: /pyo͞oˈtresēn/

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Definition of putrescine in English:

noun

Chemistry
An oily amine formed from arginine during putrefaction.
  • Alternative name: 1,4-diaminobutane; chemical formula: C4H12N2

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