propeptone


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pro·pep·tone

(prō-pep'tōn),
A nondescript mixture of intermediate products in the conversion of native protein into peptone.

propeptone

An obsolete term for a mixture of partially digested proteins.

propeptone

(pro-pep'ton) [? + peptein, to digest]
An intermediate product in the digestive conversion of protein into peptone. Synonym: hemialbumose
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