from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An endopeptidase, such as pepsin, trypsin, or papain.
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- n. protease
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- n. any enzyme that catalyzes the splitting of proteins into smaller peptide fractions and amino acids by a process known as proteolysis
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