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tubulin

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noun tu·bu·lin \ˈtü-byə-lən, ˈtyü-\

Definition of tubulin

  1. :  a globular protein that polymerizes to form microtubules



Origin of tubulin

tubule + 1-in


First Known Use: 1968


Medical Dictionary

tubulin

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noun tu·bu·lin \ˈt(y)ü-byə-lən\

Medical Definition of tubulin

  1. :  a globular protein that polymerizes to form microtubules




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