noun. a bitter tasting amino acid found in proteins and necessary for nutrition; its absence from the diet leads to a reduced production of spermatozoa.
- Arginin (German)
Example sentences of the word arginine
1. Noun, singular or mass
Avoid arginine and creatine if you have kidney or liver problems as they may make your condition worse.
Not enough information is available regarding the safety of arginine supplementation on adolescents and pregnant or lactating women, therefore the use of arginine in these populations is not advised.
3. Verb, base form
This distinction is important when it comes to arginine and cold sores.