Peptogen Pep"to*gen, n. [Peptone + -gen.] (Physiol.) A substance convertible into peptone. [1913 Webster]

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  • peptogen — …   Useful english dictionary

  • peptogenic — adjective a) Producing peptones or pepsin b) Aiding digestion See Also: peptogen …   Wiktionary

  • peptogeno — pep·tò·ge·no agg. TS med. di sostanza, che può aumentare la secrezione di pepsina della mucosa gastrica; anche s.m. {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1895. ETIMO: comp. di pepto e geno, cfr. ingl. peptogen …   Dizionario italiano

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