hydrolase


hy·dro·lase

noun \ˈhī-drə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Definition of HYDROLASE

:  a hydrolytic enzyme

Origin of HYDROLASE

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin hydrolysis + International Scientific Vocabulary -ase
First Known Use: 1910

hy·dro·lase

noun \ˈhī-drə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYDROLASE

: a hydrolytic enzyme (as an esterase)

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