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glycoprotein, glycoproteins
1. Any of a group of complex proteins; such as, mucin, containing a carbohydrate combined with a simple protein.
2. Protein with linear or branched oligosaccharides (simple sugars) covalently bonded to it.

Examples include nearly all surface proteins of animal cells and many proteins circulating in blood.

This entry is located in the following units: glyco-, glyc- + (page 3) proto-, prot- + (page 1)