conjugated

adjective
con·​ju·​gat·​ed | \ ˈkän-jə-ˌgā-təd How to pronounce conjugated (audio) \

Definition of conjugated

1 : formed by the union of two compounds or united with another compound conjugated bile acids
2 : relating to, containing, or being a system of two double bonds separated by a single bond conjugated fatty acids conjugated double bonds

First Known Use of conjugated

1882, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Conjugated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conjugated. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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conjugated

adjective
con·​ju·​gat·​ed | \ ˈkän-jə-ˌgāt-əd How to pronounce conjugated (audio) \

Medical Definition of conjugated

: formed by the union of two compounds or united with another compound some enzymes are conjugated conjugated bile acids

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