amylolytic

adjective am·y·lo·lyt·ic \ ˌa-mə-lō-ˈli-tik \

Definition of amylolytic

: characterized by or capable of the enzymatic splitting of starch into soluble products
  • amylolytic enzymes
  • amylolytic activity

Origin and Etymology of amylolytic

New Latin amylolysis, from amyl- + -lysis


Medical Dictionary

amylolytic

adjective am·y·lo·lyt·ic \ ˌam-ə-lō-ˈlit-ik \

medical Definition of amylolytic

: characterized by or capable of the enzymatic splitting of starch into soluble products
  • amylolytic enzymes
  • amylolytic activity

amylolysis

play \ˌam-ə-ˈläl-ə-səs\ noun plural amylolyses play \-ˌsēz\

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