nucleoprotein bearing carbohydrate groups.
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glyconucleoprotein(glī″kō-nū″klē-ō-prō′tē-ĭn) [″ + L. nucleus, kernel, + Gr. protos, first]
A nucleoprotein so named to emphasize the presence of glucose units in the substance.
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