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trypsinogen

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noun tryp·sin·o·gen \trip-ˈsi-nə-jən\

Definition of trypsinogen

  1. :  the inactive substance released by the pancreas into the duodenum to form trypsin



Origin and Etymology of trypsinogen

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1890


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trypsinogen

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noun tryp·sin·o·gen \trip-ˈsin-ə-jən\

Medical Definition of trypsinogen

  1. :  the inactive substance released by the pancreas into the duodenum to form trypsin




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