proteinaceous

adjective pro·tein·a·ceous \ ˌprō-tə-ˈnā-shəs ; ˌprō-ˌtē(-ə)-ˈnā-shəs \

Definition of proteinaceous

: of, relating to, containing, resembling, or being protein

First Known Use of proteinaceous

circa 1844


Medical Dictionary

proteinaceous

adjective pro·tein·aceous \ ˌprōt-ᵊn-ˈā-shəs , ˌprō-ˌtēn- , ˌprōt-ē-ən- \

medical Definition of proteinaceous

: of, relating to, resembling, or being protein
  • proteinaceous materials

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