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Zwieback

A loaf that is baked, sliced, and toasted.

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Zero defects

A term used to describe a product or process with no defects.

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Z Value

Number of °F required for a specific thermal death curve to pass through one Log cycle.

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Zymogens

The inactive form in which some enzymes, especially the protein digestive enzymes, are secreted, being activated after secretion. Also called…

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Zyprexa

Brand name for the atypical antipsychotic drug olanzapine.

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Zyban

Brand name for a formulation of the atypical antidepressant drug bupropion marketed for treatment of nicotine addiction.

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Zoophilia

One of the paraphilias, characterized by marked distress over, or acting on, urges to indulge in sexual activity that involves…

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Zolpidem

A nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic medication used in the short-term treatment of Insomnia. Marketed under the brand name ambien.

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Zoloft

Brand name for the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant drug sertraline.

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Ziprasidone

An atypical antipsychotic medication used to treat schizophrenia. Marketed under the brand name geodon.