Meaning of “amylase” in the English Dictionary

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"amylase" in American English

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amylasenoun [ U ]

/ˈæm·əˌleɪs, -ˌleɪz/

biology an enzyme (= substance that causes chemical change) that helps to change starch (= substance found in plants) into sugar

(Definition of “amylase” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)