peptide bond definition

  • noun:
    • The chemical relationship formed between the carboxyl teams and amino groups of neighboring amino acids, constituting the main linkage of most protein structures.
    • An amide bond created between the amino and carboxyl practical groups of separate amino acids
    • the principal linkage of proteins in proteins
    • the principal linkage of all of the protein structures; the chemical bond between your carboxyl teams and amino groups that unites a peptide

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