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peptogenic

(pĕp′tə-jĕnĭk)
adj.
  1. Producing pepsin or peptones.
  2. Promoting digestion.
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Historical Examples of peptogenic

  • Pavlov has shown  that meat is one of the most and perhaps the most “peptogenic” of foods.

    How to Live

    Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk

  • This is sold in tubes or in tablets, and it is the active ingredient of the peptogenic milk powder.