ac·​i·​do·​pro·​te·​o·​lyt·​ic | \ ¦a-sə-(ˌ)dō-¦prō-tē-ə-¦li-tik \

Definition of acidoproteolytic

: of, relating to, or being an action in which there is both acid production and proteolytic digestion (as in the action of certain bacteria on milk)

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First Known Use of acidoproteolytic

1912, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acidoproteolytic

acid entry 2 + -o- + proteolytic

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“Acidoproteolytic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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