Definition of bromelain
: a protease obtained especially from the pineapple
Variants of bromelain
Origin of bromelain
bromelain by alteration of bromelin, from New Latin Bromelia
First Known Use: 1894
Medical Definition of bromelain
: a protease obtained from the juice of the pineapple
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