follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

pepsin a

pepsin a in Medicine

pepsin A n.
The principal digestive enzyme of gastric juice that is formed from pepsinogen and catalyzes the hydrolysis of peptide bonds to form proteoses and peptones.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for pepsin

10
13
Scrabble Words With Friends