chondroitinsulfuric acid

chon·droi·tin·sul·fu·ric acid kän-.drȯit-ən-.səl-.fyu̇r-ik-, -.drō-ət-ən- n CHONDROITIN SULFATE

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  • chondroitinsulfuric acid — “+... noun Etymology: chondroitin + sulfuric : a white amorphous acid found especially in cartilage that is a derivative of glucuronic acid and chondrosamine and constitutes the polysaccharide portion of one class of mucoproteins …   Useful english dictionary

  • chondroitic acid — |kändrə|wid.ik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chondroitic (from chondr + itic) + acid; originally formed as German chondroitsäure : chondroitinsulfuric acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • protein — proteinaceous /proh tee nay sheuhs, tee i nay /, proteinic, proteinous, adj. /proh teen, tee in/, n. 1. Biochem. any of numerous, highly varied organic molecules constituting a large portion of the mass of every life form and necessary in the… …   Universalium

  • mucoprotein — “+ noun Etymology: muc + protein : any of a group of complex compounds (as mucins) containing mucopolysaccharides (as chondroitinsulfuric acid or mucoitinsulfuric acid) combined with amino acid units or polypeptides and occurring in body fluids… …   Useful english dictionary

  • chondroitin — känˈdrōətə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chondroitic + in; originally formed in German : a gummy nitrogenous polysaccharide acid occurring as chondroitinsulfuric acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • chondroprotein — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chondr + protein 1. : any of various glycoproteins (as chondromucoid) that yield on hydrolysis chondroitinsulfuric acid and a protein 2. : any glycoprotein whose carbohydrate… …   Useful english dictionary

  • χονδροϊτινοθειικός — ή, ό, Ν φρ. «χονδροϊτινοθειικό οξύ» (βιοχ.) οργανική ένωση, η οποία παρέχει με υδρόλυση τη γαλακτοζαμίνη. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Νόθο αντιδάνειο σύνθ., πρβλ. αγγλ. chondroitinsulfuric (acid) < chondroitin (< chondroitic < χόνδρος + κατάλ. ίτικος) +… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • chondromucoid — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at chondro + noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chondr + mucoid; originally formed as German chondromukoid : a white amorphous substance obtainable from the matrix of cartilage and consisting of a protein that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • chondrosamine — känˈdrōsəˌmēn, mə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary chondr + osamine : an amino sugar H(CHOH)4CH(NH2)CHO obtained from chondroitinsulfuric acid and related compounds; 2 deoxy 2 amino d galactose …   Useful english dictionary

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