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Taurine

Tau´rine
a.1.(Zool.) Of or pertaining to the genus Taurus, or cattle.
n.1.(Physiol. Chem.) A chemical compound 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.
Noun1.taurine - a colorless crystalline substance obtained from the bile of mammals
Adj.1.taurine - of or relating to or resembling a bull
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tau-minus particle
tau-plus particle
Taught
Taunt
Taunter
Taunting
Tauntingly
Tauntress
tauon
taupe
Taupie
Taur
Tauricornous
Taurid
Tauridor
Tauriform
-- Taurine --
Taurocholate
Taurocholic
Taurocol
Tauromachian
Tauromachy
Taurotragus
Taurotragus derbianus
Taurotragus oryx
Taurus
Taurus the Bull
Taurylic
Taut
Taut hand
Tautaug
Tautegorical
tauten
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