noun. an enzyme secreted in the digestive tract that catalyzes the breakdown of fats into individual fatty acids that can be absorbed into the bloodstream.
- gastric juice
Example sentences of the word lipase
1. Noun, singular or mass
However, lipase does have some mild side effects which you should discuss with your physician before you take it.
2. Verb, base form
Seek emergency assistance if you believe you are having an allergic reaction to lipase.