Spermine meaning

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A crystalline polyamine compound, C10 H26 N4 , present in ribosomes and found widely in living tissues along with spermidine. It was originally isolated from semen.
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A basic substance, C10H26N4, associated with nucleic acids and cell membranes, found in nearly all animal tissues: first found in human semen.
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A crystalline polyamine compound, C10 H26 N4 , present in ribosomes and found widely in living tissues along with spermidine, from which it is derived. It was originally isolated from semen.
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(organic chemistry) A polyamine, N,N'-bis(3-aminopropyl) butane-1,4-diamine, originally extracted from sperm, that is involved in cellular metabolism.
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