tripeptide

A compound containing three amino acid s linked together by peptide bonds.

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tri·pep·tide (')trī-'pep-.tīd n a peptide that yields three amino acid residues on hydrolysis

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tri·pep·tide (tri-pepґtid) a peptide which on hydrolysis yields three amino acids.

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