metalloflavoprotein

A protein containing a flavin entity and at least one metal ion.

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me·tal·lo·fla·vo·pro·tein -.flā-vō-'prō-.tēn, -'prōt-ē-ən n a flavoprotein that contains a metal

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me·tal·lo·fla·vo·pro·tein (mə-tal″o-fla″vo-proґtēn) a flavoprotein that contains a bound metal ion as part of its structure, e.g., xanthine oxidase.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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