amidase


am·i·dase

noun \ˈa-mə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\

Definition of AMIDASE

:  an enzyme that hydrolyzes acid amides usually with the liberation of ammonia

Origin of AMIDASE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1921

am·i·dase

noun \ˈam-ə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AMIDASE

: an enzyme that hydrolyzes acid amides usually with the liberation of ammonia

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