verb (used with or without object), hy·dro·lyzed, hy·dro·lyz·ing.
Related formshy·dro·lyz·a·ble, adjectivehy·dro·ly·za·tion, nounhy·dro·lyz·er, nounun·hy·dro·lyzed, adjective
Examples from the Web for hydrolysed
When hydrolysed these fungoid celluloses yield, in addition to monoses, glucosamine and acetic acid.
These were the hexose constituents of the hydrolysed complex, the pentoses (or 'furfuroids') surviving intact.
On saponification a portion of the cellulose, in again combining with water, is hydrolysed to soluble products.
When hydrolysed with caustic alkalis, they yield primary amines (this reaction determines their constitution).
This was also true of the behaviour of the hydrolysed extracts (acid processes) to yeast fermentation.