proferment

noun

pro·​fer·​ment -ˈfər-ˌment How to pronounce proferment (audio)
: an inactive precursor of a ferment : zymogen

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“Proferment.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/proferment. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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