Peptohydrochloric
Peptohydrochloric Pep`to*hy`dro*chlo"ric, a. [See {Peptone}, and {Hydrochloric}.] (Physiol. Chem.) Designating a hypothetical acid (called peptohydrochloric acid, pepsinhydrochloric acid, and chloropeptic acid) which is supposed to be formed when pepsin and dilute (0.1-0.4 per cent) hydrochloric acid are mixed together. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pepsinhydrochloric — Pep sin*hy dro*chlo ric, a. (Physiol. Chem.) Same as {Peptohydrochloric}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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