Definitions for mucoproteinˌmyu kəˈproʊ tin, -ti ɪn
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mu•co•pro•teinˌmyu kəˈproʊ tin, -ti ɪn(n.)
a protein that yields carbohydrates as well as amino acids on hydrolysis.
Origin of mucoprotein:
Any of a group of widely-distributed natural compounds that exist as complexes of proteins with mucopolysaccharides
A mucoprotein is a glycoprotein composed primarily of mucopolysaccharides. It can be found in the synovial fluid of the knees.
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