apyrase

noun ap·y·rase \ ˈa-pə-ˌrās , -ˌrāz \

Definition of apyrase

: any of several enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of ATP to AMP with the liberation of phosphate and energy

Origin and Etymology of apyrase

adenosine + pyrophosphate + -ase


Medical Dictionary

apyrase

noun ap·y·rase \ ˈap-ə-ˌrās, -ˌrāz \

medical Definition of apyrase

: any of several enzymes that hydrolyze ATP with the liberation of phosphate and energy

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