|diastase (ˈdaɪəˌsteɪs, -ˌsteɪz)|
|See also amylase any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyse starch to maltose. They are present in germinated barley and in the pancreas|
|[C19: from French, from Greek diastasis a separation; see |
diastatic di·a·stat·ic (dī'ə-stāt'ĭk)
Relating to diastasis.
Relating to a diastase.