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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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