glutamic acid


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Glutamic \Glu*tam"ic\, a. [Gluten + -amic.] (Chem.)
   Of or pertaining to gluten.
   [1913 Webster]

   Glutamic acid, a nitrogenous organic acid obtained from
      certain albuminoids, as gluten; -- called also
      amido-glutaric acid.
      [1913 Webster]
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