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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: te'pro-tid

Definition: A nonapeptide in which glycine is replaced by tryptophan, leucine and the first proline are missing, and lysine is replaced by glutamine; an angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor.

Synonym(s): bradykinin-potentiating peptide

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