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murein

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noun mu·rein \ˈmyu̇r-ē-ən, ˈmyu̇r-ˌēn\

Definition of murein



Origin of murein

muramic acid + -ein, alteration of 2-ine


First Known Use: 1964


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noun mu·rein \ˈmyu̇r-ē-ən, ˈmyu̇(ə)r-ˌēn\

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