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Cross-link

Synonym(s)

  • cross-linkage

Definition(s)

A crosswise connecting part (as an atom or group) that connects parallel chains in a complex chemical molecule (as a protein).

Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical DictionaryThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. by Merriam-Webster Inc.

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: December 16, 2014