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in·com·plete pro·tein(in'kŏm-plēt' prō'tēn)
A protein food that lacks one or more essential amino acids.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
A protein lacking one or more of the essential amino acids.See: amino acid, essential
See also: protein
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