zymolytic etymology

English word zymolytic comes from English -lytic, English zymo- (Fermentation.)

Detailed word origin of zymolytic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-lytic English (eng) Used in adjectives relating to nouns with the suffix -lysis.
zymo- English (eng) Fermentation.
zymolytic English (eng) Causing fermentation.

Words with the same origin as zymolytic

Descendants of -lytic
adipolytic adrenolytic amidolytic biolytic cerumenolytic erythrolytic exolytic gelatinolytic glycogenolytic glycogenolytically glycolytic haemolytic homolytic karyolytic keratinolytic ligninolytic oncolytic photolytic photolytically psycholytic saccharolytic thiolytic thrombolytic urealytic
Descendants of zymo-
azymite prozymite zymocidal zymodiagnostics zymogen zymogenic zymogenous zymogram zymography zymology zymolysis zymophyte zymoplastic zymoscope zymosis zymosterol zymotechnical zymotechnics zymotherapy