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peptide

pep·tide (pep·tid)

peptide (peptid)

 
pronunciation:
pep taId [or] pep tihd
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part of speech: noun
definition: any of various compounds composed of two or more amino acids, the carboxyl group of one acid being joined to the amino group of another.
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The word peptide contains the following part:
pept, peps Greek root that means digestion