Lytic definitions

lĭt'ĭk
Of a lysin.
adjective
37
1
Of or causing lysis.
adjective
34
0
Of, relating to, or causing (a specified kind of) dissolution or decomposition.
affix
31
1
Of, relating to, or causing lysis.

A lytic enzyme.

adjective
30
0
Undergoing hydrolysis by enzymes.
affix
28
1
Of or relating to a lysin.
adjective
27
0
Of, relating to, or causing a specified kind of decomposition.

Cellulolytic.

suffix
24
0
Of, relating to, or causing lysis.

A lytic enzyme.

adjective
13
0
Of or relating to a lysin.
adjective
10
0
Of, relating to, or causing lysis.
adjective
0
0
Of or relating to lysin.
adjective
0
0

Origin of lytic

From Greek lutikos able to loosen from lūein to loosen leu- in Indo-European roots