dipeptidase

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noun di·pep·ti·dase \dī-ˈpep-tə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\

Definition of dipeptidase

  1. :  any of various enzymes that hydrolyze dipeptides but not polypeptides

First Known Use of dipeptidase

1927


Medical Dictionary

dipeptidase

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noun di·pep·ti·dase \dī-ˈpep-tə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\

Medical Definition of dipeptidase

  1. :  any of various enzymes that hydrolyze dipeptides but not polypeptides


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