chaperone

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A protein that assists the non-covalent folding/unfolding and the assembly/disassembly of other macromolecular structures, but does not occur in these structures when the latter are performing their normal biological functions
An older person who accompanies other younger people to ensure the propriety of their behaviour, often an older woman accompanying a young woman
to act as a chaperone

'Purcell had volunteered to chaperone a delegation of female students'.

accompany as a chaperone
{i} one who travels with an unmarried woman for reasons of propriety
A chaperone is someone who accompanies another person somewhere in order to make sure that they do not come to any harm
A protein that assists the correct non-covalent assembly of folding proteins in vivo; chaperones do not themselves form part of the structures they help to assemble
A mixture of parent, referee, judge, jury, and saint
If you are chaperoned by someone, they act as your chaperone. We were chaperoned by our aunt. chaperon to go somewhere with someone as a chaperone
A protein that binds newly synthesized polypeptide chains to prevent incorrect folding during transport to protein assembly sites
one who accompanies and supervises a young woman or gatherings of young people
chaperon
to mother
chaperon
to accompany, to escort
chaperon
An adult who accompanies or supervises one or more young, unmarried men or women during social occasions, usually with the specific intent of preventing some types of social or sexual interactions or illegal behavior
chaperon
{n} a cap worn by knights of the garter
chaperon
{f} escort, watch over, accompany, protect
chaperon
A hood; especially, an ornamental or an official hood
chaperon
To attend in public places as a guide and protector; to matronize
chaperon
accompany as a chaperone
chaperon
A matron who accompanies a young lady in public, for propriety, or as a guide and protector
chaperon
one who accompanies and supervises a young woman or gatherings of young people
chaperon
{i} escort, person who accompanies a young unmarried woman for the sake of propriety (generally an older woman)
chaperon
A device placed on the foreheads of horses which draw the hearse in pompous funerals
chaperone

    Silbentrennung

    chap·er·one

    Türkische aussprache

    şäpırōn

    Aussprache

    /ˈsʜapərˌōn/ /ˈʃæpɜrˌoʊn/

    Etymologie

    (noun.) 1720. See chaperon.

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