meromyosin

noun mer·o·my·o·sin \ ˌmer-ə-ˈmī-ə-sən \

Definition of meromyosin

: either of two structural subunits of myosin that are obtained especially by tryptic digestion

First Known Use of meromyosin

1952


Medical Dictionary

meromyosin

noun mero·my·o·sin \ ˌmer-ə-ˈmī-ə-sən \

medical Definition of meromyosin

: either of two structural subunits of myosin that are obtained especially by tryptic digestion

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