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saccharolytic

[ sak-uh-roh-lit-ik ]
/ ˌsæk ə roʊˈlɪt ɪk /
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adjective Chemistry.
of or causing the hydrolysis of sugars.
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Origin of saccharolytic

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