micromolecule

noun
mi·​cro·​mol·​e·​cule | \ ˌmī-krō-ˈmäl-ə-ˌkyül How to pronounce micromolecule (audio) \

Medical Definition of micromolecule

: a molecule (as of an amino acid or a fatty acid) of relatively low molecular weight — compare macromolecule

Other Words from micromolecule

micromolecular \ -​mə-​ˈlek-​yə-​lər How to pronounce micromolecule (audio) \ adjective

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“Micromolecule.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/micromolecule. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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