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peptidolytic

[ pep-ti-doh-lit-ik ]
/ ˌpɛp tɪ doʊˈlɪt ɪk /
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adjective Biochemistry.
causing the hydrolysis of peptides.
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Origin of peptidolytic

First recorded in 1965–70; peptide + -o- + -lytic

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