peptid definition

  • noun:
    • A hydrolytic decomposition-product of albuminous beginning which contains several proteins in combo (as dipeptids, tripeptids, tetrapeptids, polypeptids, etc.). The peptids stand-on a diminished scale of complexity of structure versus albumoses. See in addition tryptic digestion.

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