creatin

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creatine or creatin (ˈkriːəˌtiːn, -tɪn, ˈkriːətɪn)
 
n
an important metabolite involved in many biochemical reactions and present in many types of living cells
 
[C19: creat- from Greek kreas flesh + -ine²]
 
creatin or creatin
 
n
 
[C19: creat- from Greek kreas flesh + -ine²]

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creatin

noun
an amino acid that does not occur in proteins but is found in the muscle tissue of vertebrates both in the free form and as phosphocreatine; supplies energy for muscle contraction [syn: creatine
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