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ficin

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noun fi·cin \ˈfī-sən\

Definition of ficin

  1. :  a protease obtained from the latex of fig trees and used as an anthelmintic and protein digestive



Origin and Etymology of ficin

Latin ficus fig


First Known Use: 1930


Medical Dictionary

ficin

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noun fi·cin \ˈfīs-ən\

Medical Definition of ficin

  1. :  a protease that is obtained from the latex of fig trees and is used as an anthelmintic and protein digestive




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