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  • A process pertaining to a change in structure of a protein form regular to irregular arrangement of the polypeptide chains.
  • partial physical disruption of the internal structure of a protein molecule. Denaturation is usually reversible, whereas coagulation is not
    Source: Noland, George B. 1983. General Biology, 11th Edition. St. Louis, MO. C. V. Mosby