dipeptidase

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di·pep·ti·dase

 (dī-pĕp′tĭ-dās′, -dāz′)
n.
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of dipeptides into their constituent amino acids.

dipeptidase

(daɪˈpɛptɪˌdeɪs)
n
an enzyme secreted in the small intestine that hydrolyzes dipeptides, splitting each into two separate amino acids before absorption
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