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C terminus

or C terminal

noun Biochemistry.
  1. the carboxyl end of a protein molecule.
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Origin of C terminus

C, abbreviation for carboxyl
Related formsC-ter·mi·nal [see-tur-muh-nl] /ˈsiˌtɜr mə nl/, adjective
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