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noun phos·pho·di·es·ter·ase \-dī-ˈes-tə-ˌrās, -ˌrāz\

Medical Definition of PHOSPHODIESTERASE

:  a phosphatase (as from snake venom) that acts on diesters (as some nucleotides) to hydrolyze only one of the two ester groups


July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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