hydroxyproline[hī dräks′ə prō′lēn′, -lin]
hydroxyproline definition by Webster's New World
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a nonessential amino acid, HOCHNCOOH, found in connective tissue, esp. collagens
hydroxyproline - Medical Definition
An amino acid produced during the hydrolysis of collagen.