bombesin

[ bŏmbĭ-sĭn ]

n.

A neuropeptide found in brain tissue and at vagal nerve endings in the gastrointestinal mucosa.

Nearby words

  1. bombed,
  2. bombed-out,
  3. bomber,
  4. bomber jacket,
  5. bomberg,
  6. bombilla,
  7. bombinate,
  8. bombination,
  9. bomblet,
  10. bombload


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