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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
July 07, 2015
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