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hydratase

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noun hy·dra·tase \ˈhī-drə-ˌtās, ˈhī-drā-, -ˌtāz\

Medical Definition of hydratase

  1. :  any of several lyases that catalyze the hydration or dehydration of a carbon-oxygen bond




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