flavoprotein

noun fla·vo·pro·tein \ ˌflā-vō-ˈprō-ˌtēn , -ˈprō-tē-ən \

Definition of flavoprotein

: a dehydrogenase that contains a flavin and often a metal and plays a major role in biological oxidations

Origin and Etymology of flavoprotein

International Scientific Vocabulary flavin + -o- + protein


Medical Dictionary

flavoprotein

noun fla·vo·pro·tein \ ˌflāv-ō-ˈprō-ˌtēn , ˌflav- , -ˈprōt-ē-ən \

medical Definition of flavoprotein

: a dehydrogenase that contains a flavin and often a metal and plays a major role in biological oxidations

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