saccharolytic

[ sak-uh-roh-lit-ik ]

adjectiveChemistry.
  1. of or causing the hydrolysis of sugars.

Origin of saccharolytic

1
First recorded in 1905–10; saccharo- + -lytic

Words Nearby saccharolytic

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