how to pronounce glycine


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the above transcription of glycine is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

glycine is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of glycine in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and they found the amino acid glycine in …”

meanings of glycine


  1. A nonessential amino acid, amino-acetic acid, C2H5NO2 found in most proteins but especially in sugar cane; the simplest amino acid.

glycine frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word glycine occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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