HyperDic: dopa

English > 1 sense of the word dopa:
NOUNsubstancedopa, dihydroxyphenylalanineamino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain
dopa > pronunciation
Soundsdow'pah
RhymesAgrippa ... Vespa: 15 rhymes with pah...
English > dopa: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
Meaningamino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain.
Synonymdihydroxyphenylalanine
NarrowerL-dopa, levodopa, Bendopa, Brocadopa, LarodopaThe levorotatory form of dopa (trade names Bendopa and Brocadopa and Larodopa)
Broaderamino acid, aminoalkanoic acidorganic compounds containing an amino group and a carboxylic acid group
Spanishdihidroxifenilalanina

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