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glycosidase

noun gly·co·si·dase \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
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First Known Use of GLYCOSIDASE

1941
Medical Dictionary

glycosidase

noun gly·co·si·dase \glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌdās, -zə-ˌdāz\

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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