proteolytic


pro·teo·lyt·ic

adjective \ˌprō-tē-ə-ˈli-tik\

Definition of PROTEOLYTIC

:  of, relating to, or producing proteolysis
pro·teo·lyt·i·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of PROTEOLYTIC

1877

pro·teo·lyt·ic

adjective \ˌprōt-ē-ə-ˈlit-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PROTEOLYTIC

: of, relating to, or producing proteolysis <proteolytic enzymes>
pro·teo·lyt·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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