bromelain


bro·me·lain

noun \ˈbrō-mə-lən, -ˌlān\

Definition of BROMELAIN

:  a protease obtained especially from the pineapple

Variants of BROMELAIN

bro·me·lain also bro·me·lin \ˈbrō-mə-lən, brō-ˈmē-\

Origin of BROMELAIN

bromelain by alteration of bromelin, from New Latin Bromelia
First Known Use: 1894

bro·me·lain

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BROMELAIN

: a protease obtained from the juice of the pineapple

Variants of BROMELAIN

bro·me·lain also bro·me·lin \ˈbrō-mə-lən\

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