Alcapton

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alcapton al·cap·ton (āl-kāp'tŏn', -tən)
n.
Variant of alkapton.

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alcapton

noun
an acid formed as an intermediate product of the metabolism of tyrosine and phenylalanine [syn: alkapton
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