prolamin

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noun pro·la·min \ˈprō-lə-mən, -ˌmēn\

Definition of prolamin

  1. :  any of various simple proteins (as zein) that are found especially in grass seeds and are soluble in alcohol

Variants of prolamin

or

prolamine

Origin and Etymology of prolamin

International Scientific Vocabulary proline + ammonia + 1-in, 2-ine


First Known Use: 1908


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prolamin

noun pro·la·min

Medical Definition of prolamin

  1. :  any of various simple proteins that are found especially in the seeds of grasses and are soluble in alcohol

Variants of prolamin

or

prolamine

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