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lactoprotein Syllabification: lac·to·pro·tein
Pronunciation: /ˌlaktōˈprōtēn/

Definition of lactoprotein in English:


The protein component of milk.
Example sentences
  • Whilst the cheese is maturing the long molecules break down, especially those of the lactoprotein.
  • This directive defines the lactoproteins to which it applies and reserves the names corresponding to those definitions.
  • The study assesses the therapeutic effects of colostrum (the first milk secreted at the end of pregnancy - it has less albumin and lactoprotein in it than milk secreted later) on diarrhea.
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