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taurine
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 2
Part of Speech: noun
1. A body occurring in small quantity in the juices of muscle, in the lungs, and elsewhere, but especially in the bile, where it is found as a component part of taurocholic acid, from which it can be prepared by decomposition of the acid. It crystallizes in colorless, regular six- sided prisms, and is especially characterized by containing both nitrogen and sulphur, being chemically amido- isethionic acid, C2H7NSO3.
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