Alania has its name from the people called Alani, who call themselves As in their own language.
A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. I Robert Kerr
another name for North Ossetian Republic
any of several isomers of a colorless, crystalline, water-soluble amino acid, CH 3 CH(NH 2)COOH, found in many proteins and produced synthetically: used chiefly in biochemical research. Symbol: A. Abbreviation: Ala; noun a nonessential aliphatic amino acid that occurs in many proteins alanine al·a·nine (āl’ə-nēn’) n. Abbr. Ala A crystalline amino acid that is a […]
- Alanine aminotransferase
alanine aminotransferase alanine aminotransferase n. ALT.
interjection (Irish) my child: used as a term of address or endearment Historical Examples Dick Haldane, me darlint, hind the colonel the loan of yer arrum, alannah. The Ghost Ship John C. Hutcheson And when that time comes, Kitty ‘alannah,’ will you ever renumber yer ould grandfather, who won’t be to ‘the fore’ to see […]
- Alant starch