proteolytic

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

Definition of proteolytic 

: of, relating to, or producing proteolysis

Other Words from proteolytic

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

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1877, in the meaning defined above

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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

Other Words from proteolytic

proteolytically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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