meromyosin

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

Definition of meromyosin

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

1952

First Known Use of meromyosin

1952


Medical Dictionary

meromyosin

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noun mero·my·o·sin \ˌmer-ə-ˈmī-ə-sən\

Medical Definition of meromyosin

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


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