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autolysate

[ aw-tol-uh-seyt ]
/ ɔˈtɒl əˌseɪt /
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noun Biochemistry.

a substance produced by autolysis.

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Origin of autolysate

First recorded in 1925–30; autolys(is) + -ate2
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Medical definitions for autolysate

autolysate
[ ô-tŏlĭ-sāt′, -zāt′ ]

n.

An end product of autolysis.
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