electron transport

noun

Definition of electron transport

:the sequential transfer of electrons especially by cytochromes in cellular respiration from an oxidizable substrate to molecular oxygen by a series of oxidation-reduction reactions

First Known Use of electron transport

1951


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electron transport

noun

medical Definition of electron transport

:the sequential transfer of electrons especially by cytochromes in cellular respiration from an oxidizable substrate to molecular oxygen by a series of oxidation-reduction reactions

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