poly-b-hydroxybutyrate


poly-b-hydroxybutyrate
(hi-drok\'se-bu\'tī-reīt)
A linear polymer of b-hydroxybutyrate used as a reserve of carbon and energy by many bacteria.

Microbiology. . 2009.

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