nonprotein nitrogen

[ nŏn-prōtēn′ ]

n.

The nitrogen content of substances other than protein in blood, tissues, and waste materials.

Nearby words

  1. nonproficiency,
  2. nonprofit,
  3. nonproliferation,
  4. nonproliferation treaty,
  5. nonproprietary name,
  6. nonqualified,
  7. nonracial,
  8. nonrational,
  9. nonreadable,
  10. nonrebreathing anesthesia


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