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polypeptide

noun poly·pep·tide \ˌpä-lē-ˈpep-ˌtīd\

Definition of POLYPEPTIDE

:  a molecular chain of amino acids
poly·pep·tid·ic \-(ˌ)pep-ˈti-dik\ adjective
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Origin of POLYPEPTIDE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1903
Medical Dictionary

polypeptide

noun poly·pep·tide \ˌpäl-i-ˈpep-ˌtīd\

Medical Definition of POLYPEPTIDE

:  a molecular chain of amino acids
poly·pep·tid·ic \-(ˌ)pep-ˈtid-ik\ adjective

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