Peptide is a hypernym of nonapeptide.
As nouns the difference between peptide and nonapeptide
is that peptide
is while nonapeptide
is (biochemistry|organic chemistry) an oligopeptide formed from nine amino acids.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(biochemistry) A class of organic compounds consisting of various numbers of amino acids in which the amine of one is reacted with the carboxylic acid of the next to form an amide bond.
(biochemistry) The peptide bond itself.
* See also
* peptide chain
(biochemistry, organic chemistry) An oligopeptide formed from nine amino acids