Number of syllables in the word 'protein'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word protein.

  1. No of syllables in protein : 2
  2. Divide syllables in protein : pro-tein

More about the word - protein

  1. noun
  2. Definition : Any of numerous large, complex naturally-produced molecules composed of one or more long chains of amino acids, in which the amino acid groups are held together by peptide bonds.
  3. Definition : (nutrition) One of three major classes of food or source of food energy (4 kcal/gram) abundant in animal-derived foods (i.e. meat) and some vegetables, such as legumes.
  4. Definition : (nutrition) A food rich in protein, often a meat or meat substitute.


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