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 Dictionary entry overview: What does proteinaceous mean? 

  The adjective PROTEINACEOUS has 1 sense:

1. relating to or of the nature of protein

  Familiarity information: PROTEINACEOUS used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1proteinaceous [BACK TO TOP]


Relating to or of the nature of protein

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Relational adjectives (pertainyms)


protein (any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes)

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