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peptic

pep·tic

peptic

pronunciation:
pep tihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, relating to, or promoting digestion.
peptic juices
definition 2: caused by or related to the effects of gastric secretions.
peptic ulcers
definition 3: of or relating to pepsin.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a substance that aids digestion.
Word Parts
The word peptic contains the following part:
pept, peps Greek root that means digestion