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[ahy-suh-pree-noid] /ˌaɪ səˈpri nɔɪd/

adjective, Chemistry.
pertaining to, derived from, or similar to .

isoprenoid i·so·pre·noid (ī’sə-prē’noid’)
A polymer whose carbon skeleton consists wholly or partly of isoprene units joined end to end.


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