diastatic

adjective di·a·stat·ic \ ˌdī-ə-ˈsta-tik \

Definition of diastatic

: relating to or having the properties of diastase; especially : converting starch into sugar

First Known Use of diastatic

1881

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diastatic

adjective di·a·stat·ic \ ˌdī-ə-ˈstat-ik \

medical Definition of diastatic

: relating to or having the properties of diastase; especially : converting starch into sugar

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