rennin

Definitions of rennin
1

n an enzyme that occurs in gastric juice; causes milk to coagulate

Synonyms:
chymosin
Type of:
enzyme
any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
coagulase
an enzyme that induces coagulation

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.