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proteinoid

noun pro·tein·oid \ ˈprō-ˌtē-ˌnȯid , ˈprōt-ē-ə-ˌnȯid , ˈprōt-ᵊn-ˌȯid \

medical Definition of proteinoid

: any of various polypeptides which can be obtained by suitable polymerization of mixtures of amino acids

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