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dipeptidase

[ dahy-pep-ti-deys, -deyz ]
/ daɪˈpɛp tɪˌdeɪs, -ˌdeɪz /
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noun Biochemistry.
any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of dipeptides.
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Medical definitions for dipeptidase

dipeptidase
[ dī-pĕptĭ-dās′, -dāz′ ]

n.
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of dipeptides into their constituent amino acids.
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