Definition of bacteriorhodopsin in English:

bacteriorhodopsin

Syllabification: bac·te·ri·o·rho·dop·sin
Pronunciation: /bakˌtirēōˌrōˈdäpsin/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

Biochemistry
A protein present in the bacterium Halobacterium halobium that transports protons across the cytoplasmic membrane when illuminated.

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