metalloporphyrin

noun
me·​tal·​lo·​por·​phy·​rin | \ mə-ˌtal-ō-ˈpȯr-fə-rən How to pronounce metalloporphyrin (audio) \

Medical Definition of metalloporphyrin

: a compound (as heme) formed from a porphyrin and a metal ion

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“Metalloporphyrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/metalloporphyrin. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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