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protein

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈprəʊ.tiːn/  us   /ˈproʊ-/
C1 one of the many substances found in food such as meat, cheese, fish, or eggs, that is necessary for the body to grow and be strong
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in Arabic بروتين…
in Korean 단백질…
in Malaysian protein…
in French protéine…
in Turkish protein…
in Italian proteina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛋白質…
in Russian белок, протеин…
in Polish białko, proteina…
in Vietnamese chất đạm protein…
in Spanish proteína…
in Portuguese proteína…
in Thai โปรตีน…
in German das Protein…
in Catalan proteïna…
in Japanese たんぱく質…
in Indonesian protein…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛋白质…
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