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chymosin

/ (ˈkaɪməsɪn) /
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noun

another name for rennin

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Word Origin for chymosin

C20: from chyme + -ose ² + -in
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Medical definitions for chymosin

chymosin
[ kīmə-sĭn ]

n.

rennin
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Scientific definitions for chymosin

chymosin
[ kīmə-sĭn ]

See rennin.
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