Definition of peptidomimetic in English:

peptidomimetic

noun

Pharmacology
  • A biologically active compound, especially a manufactured one, that resembles a natural peptide such as a cytokine or chemokine.

adjective

Pharmacology
  • Of, relating to, or involving peptidomimetics; designating a peptidomimetic.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Science. From peptide + -o- + mimetic.

Pronunciation

peptidomimetic

/pɛpˌtʌɪdə(ʊ)mɪˈmɛtɪk//ˌpɛptɪdə(ʊ)mɪˈmɛtɪk/