noun. an enzyme that occurs in gastric juice; causes milk to coagulate.
- gastric acid
- gastric juice
Example sentences of the word chymosin
1. Noun, singular or mass
Even though it can be considered vegetarian, it does feed microorganisms cow genes that produce the enzyme, chymosin.
2. Verb, base form
Today's cheesemaking industry uses many alternatives to chymosin.