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-əˈlɪt ɪkpro·te·o·lyt·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proteolyticadjective

    of or relating to proteolysis


  1. proteolyticadjective

    Of, relating to, or promoting proteolysis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proteolyticadjective

    converting proteid or albuminous matter into soluble and diffusible products, as peptones

    Etymology: [Proteid + Gr. to loose.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Proteolytic

    prō-tē-ō-lit′ik, adj. converting food material into protein.—n. Proteol′ysis. [Proteid, Gr. lyein, to relax.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proteolytic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proteolytic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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