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Medical Term:

proteome

Pronunciation: pro'te-om

Definition:

  1. Term analogous to genome, referring to varying protein composition of intracellular materials.
  2. All the proteins in a given cell system.

[protein + -ome, noun suffix, fr. G. -oma, noun suffix]

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