disaccharidase

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noun di·sac·cha·ri·dase \(ˌ)dī-ˈsa-kə-rə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\

Definition of disaccharidase

  1. :  an enzyme (such as maltase or lactase) that hydrolyzes disaccharides

First Known Use of disaccharidase

1961


Medical Dictionary

disaccharidase

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noun di·sac·cha·ri·dase \(ˈ)dī-ˈsak-ə-rə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\

Medical Definition of disaccharidase

  1. :  an enzyme (as maltase or lactase) that hydrolyzes disaccharides


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