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transmembrane

[trans-mem-breyn, tranz-]
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adjective Biology.
  1. occurring across a membrane, as an electric potential or the transport of ions or gases.
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Origin of transmembrane

First recorded in 1940–45; trans- + membrane
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transmembrane in Medicine

transmembrane

(trăns-mĕmbrān, trănz-)
adj.
  1. Passing or occurring across a membrane.
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