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    • A peptide, eg a small protein, containing many…
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polypeptide definition

  • noun:
    • A peptide, eg a small protein, containing many particles of amino acids, usually between 10 and 100.
    • Any polymer of (same or various) amino acids joined via peptide bonds.
    • Any such polymer that's not folded into a secondary framework of a protein.
    • A small protein containing up to 100 amino acids; see additionally oligopeptide.
    • A chemical item formed because of the condensation of two or more amino-acid radicals.
    • a peptide containing 10 to a lot more than 100 amino acids
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