Peptohydrochloric

Pep`to`hy`dro`chlo´ric


a.1.(Physiol. Chem.) Designating a hypothetical acid (called peptohydrochloric acid, pepsinhydrochloric acid, and chloropeptic acid) which is supposed to be formed when pepsin and dilute (0.1-0.4 per cent) hydrochloric acid are mixed together.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.