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noun tet·ra·mer \ˈte-trə-mər\

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


July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
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