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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
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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