peptide bond

noun

Definition of peptide bond

: the chemical bond between carbon and nitrogen in a peptide linkage

First Known Use of peptide bond

1932, in the meaning defined above

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“Peptide bond.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peptide%20bond. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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peptide bond

noun

Medical Definition of peptide bond

: the chemical bond between carbon and nitrogen in a peptide linkage

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