proteide

noun
pro·​te·​ide | \ ˈprōtēˌīd, -ēə̇d \
plural -s

Definition of proteide

: protein sense 2 used of a subdivision of protides

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History and Etymology for proteide

International Scientific Vocabulary prote- + -ide; originally formed as German proteid

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“Proteide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proteide. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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