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glycosylation

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noun gly·co·syl·a·tion \ˌglī-kō-sə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of glycosylation

  1. :  the process of adding glycosyl radicals to a protein to form a glycoprotein

gly·co·sy·late play \ˌglī-kō-ˈsī-ˌlāt\ transitive verb


1945

First Known Use of glycosylation

1945


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glycosylation

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noun gly·co·syl·a·tion \glī-ˌkō-sə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of glycosylation

  1. :  the process of adding glycosyl groups to a protein to form a glycoprotein

  2. gly·co·syl·ate \glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌlāt\play transitive verb, gly·co·syl·at·ed gly·co·syl·at·ing




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