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hemoprotein

noun he·mo·pro·tein \-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprō-tē-ən\

Definition of HEMOPROTEIN

:  a conjugated protein (as hemoglobin or cytochrome) whose prosthetic group is a porphyrin combined with iron

First Known Use of HEMOPROTEIN

1948

hemoprotein

noun he·mo·pro·tein   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HEMOPROTEIN

:  a conjugated protein (as hemoglobin or cytochrome) whose prosthetic group is a porphyrin combined with iron

Variants of HEMOPROTEIN

he·mo·pro·tein or chiefly British hae·mo·pro·tein \-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\

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