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Definition of 'amyloid'

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  1. a non-nitrogenous food substance consisting chiefly of starch; any substance resembling starch
  2. (pathology) a waxy translucent complex protein resembling starch that results from degeneration of tissue


  1. resembling starch
       Synonyms: starchlike amylaceous amyloidal farinaceous

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