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    • Any of various structurally related polypeptides, such as…
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kinin definition

  • noun:
    • Any of various structurally related polypeptides, such as for example bradykinin, that work in your area to cause vasodilation and contraction of smooth muscle.
    • Any of different structurally relevant polypeptides of autacoid household, like bradykinin and kallikrein, that act locally to cause vasodilation and contraction of smooth muscle.
    • any one of a course of plant bodily hormones that promote mobile unit and hesitate the senescence of leaves
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