pentapeptide

noun
pen·​ta·​pep·​tide | \ ˌpen-tə-ˈpep-ˌtīd How to pronounce pentapeptide (audio) \

Definition of pentapeptide

: a polypeptide that contains five amino acid residues

First Known Use of pentapeptide

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Pentapeptide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pentapeptide. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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pentapeptide

noun
pen·​ta·​pep·​tide | \ ˌpent-ə-ˈpep-ˌtīd How to pronounce pentapeptide (audio) \

Medical Definition of pentapeptide

: a polypeptide that contains five amino acid residues

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