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Medical Term:

neprilysin

Pronunciation: nep-ri-li-sin

Definition: A metallomembrane endopeptidase enzyme, a major constituent of kidney brush-border membranes. Also found in the brain. Identical to common acute lymphoblastic leukemic antigen.

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