chromoprotein

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noun chro·mo·pro·tein \ˌkrō-mə-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprō-tē-ən\

Definition of chromoprotein

  1. :  any of various proteins (as hemoglobins, carotenoids, or flavoproteins) having a pigment as a prosthetic group

1924

First Known Use of chromoprotein

1924


Medical Dictionary

chromoprotein

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noun chro·mo·pro·tein \ˌkro-mə-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən\

Medical Definition of chromoprotein

  1. :  any of various proteins (as hemoglobins, carotenoids, or flavoproteins) having a pigment as a prosthetic group


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