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alloform (plural alloforms)
- A distinct form of something treated as a single kind or species.
1980, V Larraga; F Mollinedo, E Muńoz, “Immunological behavior of two alloforms of ATPase from Micrococcus lysodeikticus”, in Current Microbiology:
- These alloforms show a similar amino acid composition but differ in the associated carbohydrate components.