conjugated protein

noun

Definition of conjugated protein

: a compound of a protein with a nonprotein
  • hemoglobin is a conjugated protein
— compare simple protein

First Known Use of conjugated protein

circa 1909

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

Medical Dictionary

conjugated protein

noun

medical Definition of conjugated protein

: a compound of a protein with a nonprotein
  • hemoglobin is a conjugated protein of heme and globin

Learn More about conjugated protein


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up conjugated protein? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

excessive admiration or flattery

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet-pasta-spelling-help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!