Amphopeptone
Amphopeptone Am`pho*pep"tone, n. [Gr. ? + E. peptone.] (Physiol.) A product of gastric digestion, a mixture of hemipeptone and antipeptone. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Peptone — Pep tone, n. [Gr. ? cooked.] (Physiol. Chem.) (a) The soluble and diffusible substance or substances into which albuminous portions of the food are transformed by the action of the gastric and pancreatic juices. Peptones are also formed from… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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