glycosidase


gly·co·si·dase

noun \glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌdās, -zə-ˌdāz\

Definition of GLYCOSIDASE

:  an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a bond joining a sugar of a glycoside to an alcohol or another sugar unit

First Known Use of GLYCOSIDASE

1941

gly·co·si·dase

noun \glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌdās, -zə-ˌdāz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GLYCOSIDASE

: an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a bond joining a sugar of a glycoside to an alcohol or another sugar unit

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