Medical Dictionary

dynein dy·nein (dī'nēn', -nē-ĭn)
An ATPase associated with motile structures, especially the microtubules.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: dyne
Next Definition: dynel
Words Near: dynein
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for dynein
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing dynein
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature