Medical Dictionary

peptonize

transitive verb pep·to·nize
variants: also British peptonise play \ˈpep-tə-ˌnīz\

medical Definition of peptonize

peptonized also British peptonised; peptonizing also British peptonising
1 :to convert into peptone; especially :to digest or dissolve by a proteolytic enzyme
2 :to combine with peptone

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