Peptotoxine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Peptotoxine (Physiol. Chem) A toxic alkaloid found occasionally associated with the peptones formed from fibrin by pepsinhydrochloric acid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n peptotoxine A poisonous alkaloid occurring in peptonized albumin, disappearing as putrefaction progresses.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pepto,ne + tox,ic + -ine,