nonprotein

adjective
non·​pro·​tein | \ ˌnän-ˈprō-ˌtēn How to pronounce nonprotein (audio) , -ˈprō-tē-ən \

Definition of nonprotein

: not being or derived from protein the nonprotein part of an enzyme nonprotein nitrogen

First Known Use of nonprotein

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonprotein.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonprotein. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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nonprotein

adjective
non·​pro·​tein | \ ˈnän-ˈprō-ˌtēn, -ˈprōt-ē-ən How to pronounce nonprotein (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonprotein

: not being or derived from protein the nonprotein part of an enzyme

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