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kephalin


kephalin


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Kephalin  \Keph"a*lin\  (k[e^]f"[.a]*l[i^]n),  n.  [Gr.  kefalh`  the 
  head.]  (Physiol.  Chem.) 
  One  of  a  group  of  nitrogenous  phosphorized  principles, 
  supposed  by  Thudichum  to  exist  in  brain  tissue.