Plasmogen


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Plas´mo`gen


n.1.(Biol.) The important living portion of protoplasm, considered a chemical substance of the highest elaboration. Germ plasm and idioplasm are forms of plasmogen.
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The electric energy is used to form the jet of plasma in the presence of a plasmogen gas.