[ am-uh-lol-uh-sis ]
/ ˌæm əˈlɒl ə sɪs /
the conversion of starch into sugar.
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OTHER WORDS FROM amylolysisam·y·lo·lyt·ic [am-uh-loh-lit-ik], /ˌæm ə loʊˈlɪt ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby amylolysis
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British Dictionary definitions for amylolysis
/ (ˌæmɪˈlɒlɪsɪs) /
the conversion of starch into sugar
Derived forms of amylolysisamylolytic (əˌmaɪləʊˈlɪtɪk), adjective
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Medical definitions for amylolysis
[ ăm′ə-lŏl′ĭ-sĭs ]
The conversion of starch to sugars by the action of enzymes or acids.
Other words from amylolysisam′y•lo•lyt′ic (-lō-lĭt′ĭk) adj.
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