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[Fr. chaine, fr L. catena, chain]
1. A related series of events or things. 2. In bacteriology, bacterial organisms strung together. 3. In chemistry, the linkage of atoms in a straight line or in a circle or a ring. The ring or straight-line structures may have side chains that branch off from the main compound.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Chain." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730976/all/light_chains.
Chain. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730976/all/light_chains. Accessed July 24, 2019.
Chain. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730976/all/light_chains
Chain [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/730976/all/light_chains.
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