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thyroxine-binding prealbumin


Definition: a protein located in the “prealbumin” zone upon electrophoretic analysis of plasma proteins; its affinity for binding thyroxine is less than that of thyroxine-binding globulin but greater than that of albumin.

Synonym(s): thyroxine-binding protein2

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