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choline

EN[ˈkoʊlin]
WCholine
  • Choline is a water-soluble essential nutrient. It is usually grouped within the B-complex vitamins. Choline generally refers to the various quaternary ammonium salts containing the N,N,N-trimethylethanolammonium cation.
  • The cation appears in the head groups of phosphatidylcholine and sphingomyelin, two classes of phospholipid that are abundant in cell membranes.
  • Choline must be consumed through the diet for the body to remain healthy. It is used in the synthesis of the constructional components in the body's cell membranes.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
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      1. fr choline
      2. en cholines
      3. en cholinergic
      4. en cholinesterase
      5. en cholinesterases
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      Meaning of choline for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "choline" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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