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Medical Term:

King unit

Pronunciation: king

Definition: the quantity of phosphatase that, acting on disodium phenylphosphate in excess, at pH 9 for 30 minutes, liberates 1 mg of phenol.

Synonym(s): King-Armstrong unit

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