meromyosin

[ mĕr′ə-mīə-sĭn ]

n.

Either of two protein subunits of a myosin molecule, obtained especially through the digestive action of trypsin.

Nearby words

  1. merogony,
  2. meroite,
  3. meromelia,
  4. meromicrosomia,
  5. meromorphic,
  6. meronym,
  7. merope,
  8. meropia,
  9. meroplankton,
  10. merops


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