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Medical Term:

nebulin

Pronunciation: neb'yu-lin

Definition: A large protein, constituting about 3% of skeletal muscle protein; may aid in the organization of actin filaments as well as in actin polymerization.

[L. nebula, mist, fog, fr. G. nephele, + -in]

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