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British Dictionary definitions for chymosin

chymosin

noun
  1. another name for rennin

Word Origin

C20: from chyme + -ose ² + -in
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chymosin in Medicine

chymosin

(kīmə-sĭn)
n.
  1. rennin

chymosin in Science

chymosin

[kīmə-sĭn]
  1. See rennin.
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