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tubulin

noun tu·bu·lin \ˈtü-byə-lən, ˈtyü-\

Definition of TUBULIN

:  a globular protein that polymerizes to form microtubules

Origin of TUBULIN

tubule + 1-in
First Known Use: 1968

tubulin

noun tu·bu·lin \ˈt(y)ü-byə-lən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TUBULIN

:  a globular protein that polymerizes to form microtubules

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