tetramer


tet·ra·mer

noun \ˈte-trə-mər\

Definition of TETRAMER

:  a molecule (as an enzyme or a polymer) that consists of four structural subunits (as peptide chains or condensed monomers)
tet·ra·mer·ic \ˌte-trə-ˈmer-ik\ adjective

First Known Use of TETRAMER

1929

tet·ra·mer

noun \ˈte-trə-mər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TETRAMER

: a molecule (as an enzyme or a polymer) that consists of four structural subunits (as peptide chains or condensed monomers)
tet·ra·mer·ic \ˌte-trə-ˈmer-ik\ adjective

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