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cooperativity

or co-op路er路a路tiv路i路ty

[ koh-op-er-uh-tiv-i-tee ]
/ ko蕣藢蓲p 蓹r 蓹藞t瑟v 瑟 ti /
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noun Biochemistry.
the increase or decrease in the rate of interaction between a reactant and a protein as the reactant concentration increases.
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Origin of cooperativity

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British Dictionary definitions for cooperativity

cooperativity
/ (k蓹蕣藢蓲p蓹r蓹藞t瑟v瑟t瑟) /

noun
biochem chem an interaction between structural units within a molecule or between molecules in an assemblage that enables the system to respond more sharply to an external change than would isolated units
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