transmembrane

adjective
trans·mem·brane | \(ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈmem-ˌbrān, (ˌ)tranz-\

Definition of transmembrane 

: taking place or existing across a membrane a transmembrane protein

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1944, in the meaning defined above

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transmembrane

adjective
trans·mem·brane | \(ˈ)tran(t)s-ˈmem-ˌbrān, (ˈ)tranz- \

Medical Definition of transmembrane 

: taking place, existing, or arranged from one side to the other of a membrane a transmembrane potential transmembrane proteins

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