polylysine

noun
poly·​ly·​sine | \ ˌpä-lē-ˈlī-ˌsēn How to pronounce polylysine (audio) \

Definition of polylysine

: a protein whose polypeptide chain consists entirely of lysine residues

First Known Use of polylysine

1947, in the meaning defined above

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“Polylysine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polylysine. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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polylysine

noun
poly·​ly·​sine | \ ˌpäl-i-ˈlī-ˌsēn How to pronounce polylysine (audio) \

Medical Definition of polylysine

: a protein whose polypeptide chain consists entirely of lysine residues

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