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peptide bond

noun

Definition of peptide bond

  1. :  the chemical bond between carbon and nitrogen in a peptide linkage



1935

First Known Use of peptide bond

1935


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peptide bond

noun

Medical Definition of peptide bond

  1. :  the chemical bond between carbon and nitrogen in a peptide linkage




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