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  • Diastasic — Di a*sta sic, a. Pertaining to, or consisting of, diastase; as, diastasic ferment. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diastasic — di·a·sta·sic .dī ə stā sik, zik adj DIASTATIC * * * di·as·ta·sic (di″əs taґsik) diastatic …   Medical dictionary

  • diastasic — di·a·sta·sic …   English syllables

  • diastasic — |dīə|stāsik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary diastase + ic : diastatic * * * diastāˈsic or diastatic / statˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑diastase …   Useful english dictionary

  • Digestive biscuit — Digestive biscuits A digestive biscuit, sometimes referred to as a sweet meal biscuit, is a semi sweet biscuit originated in the United Kingdom and popular worldwide. The term digestive is derived from the belief that they had antacid properties… …   Wikipedia

  • diastatic — /duy euh stat ik/, adj. 1. Biochem. a. of or pertaining to diastase. b. having the properties of diastase: diastatic action. 2. Med., Physiol. of or pertaining to diastasis. Also, diastasic /duy euh stay sik/. [1880 85; < Gk diastatikós… …   Universalium

  • diastase — n. Biochem. = AMYLASE. Derivatives: diastasic adj. diastatic adj. Etymology: F f. Gk diastasis separation (as DIA , stasis placing) …   Useful english dictionary

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