capsomer

noun
cap·​so·​mer | \ ˈkap-sə-mər How to pronounce capsomer (audio) \
variants: or capsomere \ ˈkap-​sə-​ˌmi(ə)r How to pronounce capsomer (audio) \

Medical Definition of capsomer

: one of the subunits making up a viral capsid

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“Capsomer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/capsomer. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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