Definition of tripeptide in English:

tripeptide

Line breaks: tri|pep¦tide
Pronunciation: /trʌɪˈpɛptʌɪd/

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noun

Biochemistry
  • Any of a group of peptides containing three amino-acid residues in the molecule.

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