macromolecule

noun mac·ro·mol·e·cule \ ˌma-krō-ˈmä-li-ˌkyü(ə)l \

Definition of macromolecule

: a very large molecule (as of a protein or rubber)

macromolecular

play \-mə-ˈle-kyə-lər\ adjective

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macromolecule

noun mac·ro·mol·e·cule \ ˌmak-rō-ˈmäl-i-ˌkyü(ə)l \

medical Definition of macromolecule

: a very large molecule (as of a protein, nucleic acid, or rubber) built up from smaller chemical structures — compare micromolecule

macromolecular

play \-mə-ˈlek-yə-lər\ adjective

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