proteinoid

noun

pro·​tein·​oid ˈprō-ˌtē-ˌnȯid How to pronounce proteinoid (audio) ˈprōt-ē-ə-ˌnȯid How to pronounce proteinoid (audio)
ˈprōt-ᵊn-ˌȯid
: any of various polypeptides which can be obtained by suitable polymerization of mixtures of amino acids

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“Proteinoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/proteinoid. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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