[ pep-tuh-lit-ik ]
/ ˌpɛp təˈlɪt ɪk /
causing the hydrolysis of peptides.
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OTHER WORDS FROM peptolyticpep·tol·y·sis [pep-tol-uh-sis], /pɛpˈtɒl ə sɪs/, noun
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Medical definitions for peptolytic
[ pĕp′tə-lĭt′ĭk ]
Of or relating to peptolysis.
Of or being an enzyme or other agent that hydrolyzes peptones.
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