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cyclase

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noun cy·clase \ˈsī-ˌklās, -ˌklāz\

Definition of cyclase

  1. :  an enzyme (as adenylate cyclase) that catalyzes cyclization of a compound



Origin and Etymology of cyclase

cycl- + -ase


First Known Use: 1946


Medical Dictionary

cyclase

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noun cy·clase \ˈsī-ˌklās, -ˌklāz\

Medical Definition of cyclase

  1. :  an enzyme (as adenyl cyclase) that catalyzes cyclization of a compound




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