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methylase

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noun meth·yl·ase \ˈme-thə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Definition of methylase

  1. :  an enzyme that catalyzes methylation (as of RNA or DNA)



Circa 1952

First Known Use of methylase

circa 1952


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methylase

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noun meth·yl·ase \ˈmeth-ə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Medical Definition of methylase

  1. :  an enzyme (as DNA methyltransferase) that catalyzes methylation (as of RNA or DNA)




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