single cell protein

single-cell protein

[sing-guhl-sel]
noun
a protein produced or derived from the culture of a single-celled organism, used as a food supplement or substitute. Abbreviation: SCP
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single-cell protein
 
n
SCP protein that is produced by micro-organisms fermenting in liquid or gaseous petroleum fractions or other organic substances: used as a food supplement

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