Peptogenic \Pep`to*gen"ic\, a. Same as {Peptogenous}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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

  • peptogenic — pep·to·gen·ic (pep″to jenґik) [Gr. peptein to digest + genic] producing 1. peptones. 2. promoting digestion; called also peptogenous …   Medical dictionary

  • peptogenic, peptogenous — 1. Producing peptones. 2. Promoting digestion …   Medical dictionary

  • peptogenous — pep·tog·e·nous (pep tojґə nəs) peptogenic …   Medical dictionary

  • pept- — combining form or pepto Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from peptone : peptone peptide peptogenic …   Useful english dictionary

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