Definition of apyrase
: any of several enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of ATP to AMP with the liberation of phosphate and energy
Origin of apyrase
adenosine + pyrophosphate + -ase
First Known Use: 1945
Medical Definition of apyrase
: any of several enzymes that hydrolyze ATP with the liberation of phosphate and energy
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