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noun syn·the·tase \ˈsin-thə-ˌtās, -ˌtāz\

Medical Definition of SYNTHETASE

:  an enzyme that catalyzes the linking together of two molecules especially by using the energy derived from the concurrent splitting off of a pyrophosphate group from a triphosphate (as ATP)—called also ligase
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
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