Definitions for "Nonessential amino acids"
Amino acids that can be manufactured in a healthy body from the essential amino acids obtained through diet. [See Amino Acids
an amino acid that the body can manufacture
These can be synthesized by the body from other amino acids. They include: ornithine, carnitine, tyrosine, glycine, histidine, cysteine, cystine, proline, citrulline, serine.