leucine-enkephalin

noun
leu·​cine-en·​keph·​a·​lin | \ ˈlü-ˌsēn-en-ˈkef-ə-lən \

Medical Definition of leucine-enkephalin

: a pentapeptide having a terminal leucine residue that is one of the two enkephalins occurring naturally in the brain

called also Leu-enkephalin

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