Synonyms and Antonyms for lactase-deficiency

1. lactase deficiency (n.)

congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose


2. deficiency (n.)

the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable

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4. lactase (n.)

any of a group of enzymes (trade name Lactaid) that hydrolyze lactose to glucose and galactose