Definition of nucleoprotamine in English:

nucleoprotamine

noun

Biochemistry
  • Nucleoprotein in which protamines form the protein component; a compound of this nature.

Origin

Early 20th century. From nucleo- + protamine, after German Nukleoprotamine (now usually Nukleoprotamin).

Pronunciation

nucleoprotamine

/ˌnjuːklɪə(ʊ)ˈprəʊtəmiːn/