chromoprotein


chro·mo·pro·tein

noun \ˌkrō-mə-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprō-tē-ən\

Definition of CHROMOPROTEIN

:  any of various proteins (as hemoglobins, carotenoids, or flavoproteins) having a pigment as a prosthetic group

First Known Use of CHROMOPROTEIN

1924

chro·mo·pro·tein

noun \ˌkro-mə-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CHROMOPROTEIN

: any of various proteins (as hemoglobins, carotenoids, or flavoproteins) having a pigment as a prosthetic group

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