[ahy-suh-loo-seen, -sin] /ˌaɪ səˈlu sin, -sɪn/
a crystalline amino acid, C 6 H 13 O 2 , occurring in proteins, that is essential to the nutrition of humans and animals. Symbol: I.
an essential amino acid that occurs in proteins and is formed by protein hydrolysis
isoleucine i·so·leu·cine (ī’sə-lōō’sēn’)
An essential amino acid that is isomeric with leucine.
An essential amino acid. Chemical formula: C6H13NO2. See more at amino acid.
[ahy-suh-sahy-uh-neen, -nin] /ˌaɪ səˈsaɪ əˌnin, -nɪn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a member of the group of dyes.
[ahy-suh-sahy-uh-nahyd, -nid] /ˌaɪ səˈsaɪ əˌnaɪd, -nɪd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a compound containing an isocyano group. /ˌaɪsəʊˈsaɪəˌnaɪd/ noun 1. any salt or ester of isocyanic acid Also called carbylamine, isonitrile
[ahy-soh-sahy-an-ik, ahy-soh-] /ˈaɪ soʊ saɪˈæn ɪk, ˌaɪ soʊ-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an unstable acid, CHNO, tautomeric with , known only in the form of its salts. /ˌaɪsəʊsaɪˈænɪk/ noun 1. a hypothetical acid known only in the form of its compounds. Formula: HNCO
[ahy-sok-ruh-see] /aɪˈsɒk rə si/ noun, plural isocracies. 1. a government in which all individuals have equal political power. /aɪˈsɒkrəsɪ/ noun (pl) -cies 1. a form of government in which all people have equal powers 2. equality of political power noun rule whereby everyone has equal power, equality of rule Word Origin iso- ‘power’ n. “equal […]