peptonization


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pep·ton·i·za·tion

(pep'ton-i-zā'shŭn),
Conversion by enzymic action of native protein into soluble peptone.
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pep·ton·i·za·tion

(pep'tō-nī-zā'shŭn)
Conversion by enzymic action of native protein into soluble peptone.
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peptonization

(pĕp″tō-nĭ-zā′shŭn) [Gr. pepton, digesting]
The action by which proteolytic enzymes break proteins into peptones.
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