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ficin

noun fi·cin \ˈfī-sən\

Definition of FICIN

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

Origin of FICIN

Latin ficus fig
First Known Use: 1930

ficin

noun fi·cin \ˈfīs-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FICIN

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

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