poly(gamma-glutamic acid)

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pol·y(γ-glu·tam·ic ac·id)

(pol'ē-glū-tam'ik as'id),
A polypeptide formed of glutamic acid residues, the γ-carboxyl group of one glutamic acid being condensed to the amino group of its neighbor; occurs naturally in the anthrax bacillus capsule.