encephalin

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encephalin (ɛnˈsɛfəlɪn)
 
n
a variant of enkephalin

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World English Dictionary
enkephalin or encephalin (ɛnˈkɛfəlɪn, ɛnˈsɛfəlɪn)
 
n
See also endorphin a chemical occurring in the brain, having effects similar to those of morphine
 
encephalin or encephalin
 
n

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