peptic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or helping digestion: peptic secretion.
    • Induced by or associated with the action of digestion secretions: a peptic ulcer.
    • Of, associated with, or involving pepsin.
    • effective at digesting.
    • Of, related to, with the capacity of, or aiding food digestion
    • Of or with respect to pepsin
    • concerning digestion; promoting digestion; digestion.
    • Able to eat up.
    • related to pepsin; resembling pepsin with its power of absorbing or dissolving albuminous matter; containing or yielding pepsin, or a body of want properties.
    • regarding or promoting digestion
  • noun:
    • A digestive representative.
    • a real estate agent that promotes food digestion.
    • The digestive body organs.
    • a representative that promotes food digestion.
    • The digestive body organs.
    • A peptic material; a digestive.
    • plural The body organs of food digestion.
  • others:
    • Concerned in or regarding the big event of digestion; especially, related to the proteolytic food digestion regarding the stomach: as, peptic processes.
    • Promoting digestion; dietetic: as, peptic substances or guidelines.
    • in a position to consume; having an excellent food digestion; not dyspeptic.

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