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Pronunciation: an′ser-in


  1. Resembling or characteristic of a goose.
  2. present in muscle and the brain.

See: cutis anserina, pes anserinus

Synonym(s): N-methylcarnosine

[L. anserinus, fr. anser, goose]

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