glycoconjugate

noun
gly·​co·​con·​ju·​gate | \ ˌglī-kō-ˈkän-ji-gət How to pronounce glycoconjugate (audio) , -jə-ˌgāt How to pronounce glycoconjugate (audio) \

Medical Definition of glycoconjugate

: any of a group of compounds (as the glycolipids and glycoproteins) consisting of sugars linked to proteins or lipids

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“Glycoconjugate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glycoconjugate. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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