metmyoglobin

[ mĕt-mīə-glō′bĭn ]

n.

Myoglobin in which the ferrous ion of the heme prosthetic group is oxidized.

Nearby words

  1. meticulously,
  2. meticulousness,
  3. metier,
  4. metis,
  5. metmb,
  6. metoclopramide,
  7. metoestrus,
  8. metol,
  9. metolazone,
  10. metonic cycle


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