proteolytic

adjective pro·teo·lyt·ic \ ˌprō-tē-ə-ˈli-tik \

Definition of proteolytic

: of, relating to, or producing proteolysis

proteolytically

play \ˌprō-tē-ə-ˈli-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of proteolytic

1877

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proteolytic

adjective pro·teo·lyt·ic \ ˌprōt-ē-ə-ˈlit-ik \

medical Definition of proteolytic

: of, relating to, or producing proteolysis
  • proteolytic enzymes

proteolytically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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