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proteinnoun [C/U]

us   /ˈproʊ·tin/
biology any of a large group of chemicals that are a necessary part of the cells of all living things
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proteinnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈprəʊ.tiːn/ us   /ˈproʊ.tiːn/
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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Translations of “protein”
in Korean 단백질…
in Arabic بروتين…
in Malaysian protein…
in French protéine…
in Russian белок, протеин…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛋白質…
in Italian proteina…
in Turkish protein…
in Polish białko, proteina…
in Spanish proteína…
in Vietnamese chất đạm protein…
in Portuguese proteína…
in Thai โปรตีน…
in German das Protein…
in Catalan proteïna…
in Japanese たんぱく質…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛋白质…
in Indonesian protein…
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