For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for prolamin, protamine, or Trolamine?
Header of prolamine


Definition of the noun prolamine

What does prolamine mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: prolamines

  1. a simple protein found in plants
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic term: simple protein = a protein that yields only amino acids when hydrolyzed

Alternative definition of the noun prolamine


  1. [biochemistry] any of a class of proteins, high in proline, found in the seeds of cereals

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for prolamine

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewProtein Delivery (1997)

Physical Systems by Lynda M. Sanders, R. Wayne Hendren

Zein Microspheres Prolamine is the name given to a characteristic class of proteins occurring specifically in cereals. Proteins of this class are rich in hydrophobic amino acids and soluble in aqueous alcohol. Zein, one of the typical prolamines ...

Google previewSurgical Adhesives & Sealants (1998)

urrent Technology and Applications by David H. Sierra, Renato Saltz

Prolamine is a biodegradable protein utilized as a viscous gel [65]. It is amino acid alcohol which polymerizes into a solid compound in the presence of water. It has been used effectively for intravascular arterial occlusion prior to tumor ...

Google previewDictionary of Environmental Health (2003)

by David Worthington

prolamine proton green algae, actinomycetes and myco- plasma. prolamine A protein that is insoluble in water but soluble in a 70±80 per cent concentration of aqueous ethanol. propanone An alternative (and chemi- cally more correct) name ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Applied Chemistry (1913)

by Edward Thorpe

Conglutins Difierent lupins ,, Corylin Hazel-nuts as Edestin Hem -seed ,, Excelsin Brazi -nuta n Globulin Squash-seeds ,, ,, Cotton seeds ,, Gliadin Wheat Prolamine Glutelin ,, Glutelin Glycinin Soya-bean Globulin Hordein ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary (1998)

A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss

This problem has been rectified by breeding cereal varieties, the so- called 'high lysine' strains, in which there is a better balance of protein types and in which prolamine synthesis is partly suppressed. Another feature of certain plant proteins ...

Google previewNutrition and Diet Therapy Reference Dictionary (1996)

by Rosalinda T. Lagua, Virginia Serraon Claudio

Prolamine. Simple protein insoluble in water, neutral solvents, and absolute alcohol but soluble in 70% to 80% alcohol. Examples ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

ferritin,gliadine, globulin,glutelin,integrin, lysozyme,protease, thrombin 09 apoenzyme,fibrillin, invertase,isomerase, luciferin,myoglobin, myostatin, phaseolin, prolamine, protamine, sclerotin 10calmodulin, complement, conchiolin , dystrophin, ...

Google previewDictionary of Beer and Brewing (2014)

by Dan Rabin, Carl Forget

A protein (prolamine) found in barley. Hordeum distichum. (hohr'- dee-em di'-sti-kem* [can also be: di'-stee-kem]) The botanical name for two- rowed barley. Hordeum hexastichum. (hohr'-dee-em hehk-sae'-sti-kem) The botanical ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2003)

by American Heritage Dictionary

albumin, elastin, iibroin, gliadin, hi stone, horde in, keratin, legumin, sencin, tubulin 08 aleurone, amandine, collagen, creatine, cytokine, globulin, glutelin, prolamin, proieose, vitellin 09 iibnllin, prolamine, proiamine, sclerotin 10 conchiolin, ...

Google previewConcept S Dictionary Of Agricultural Sciences (1992)

by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta

Gliadin A substance interacting with glutenin to form gluten in cereals; the prolamine of wheat seed. Gliocladium roseum See coconut leaf rot. Gliricidia Gliricidia maculata H.B. & K. Family Papi lionaceae. Small tree native of tropical America ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

prolamine a globularprotein, e.g.zeinin corn grain. prolan an outdated name for chorionic gonadotropin, LH and FSH.

Google previewPolymer Science Dictionary (1997)

by Mark S. M. Alger

hordein The prolamine protein component of barley. hormone A substance released by certain glands in vertebrates and carried by the blood to certain target organs where it regulates the metabolic processes occurring ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Donald Venes, MD

prolamin, prolamine ( pro'la-min, -mén]) [prol(ine) + am(monia)] A class of vegetable proteins found in seeds and cereal grains (such as wheat, rye, barley, and corn) that contain high ...

Google previewA Practical Medical Dictionary ... (1922)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

prolamine ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Meat Sciences (2014)

3-volume set

Animal and plant proteins (casein, whey protein, gelatin/collagen, fibrinogen, soy protein, wheat gluten, corn zein- water-insoluble prolamine from corn gluten, and egg albumen) have been used in edible films. Therefore, the incorporation of ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for prolamine

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Video about prolamine

Prolamine Meaning

Video shows what prolamine means. any of a class of proteins, high in proline, found in the seeds of cereals. Prolamine Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...

Scrabble value of P3R1O1L1A1M3I1N1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of PROLAMINE

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of prolamine!

Share this page


Go to the pronunciation of prolamine to learn how to say it correctly!

Privacy Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary