arginase

noun ar·gi·nase \ ˈär-jə-ˌnās , -ˌnāz \

Definition of arginase

: a crystalline enzyme that converts naturally occurring arginine into ornithine and urea

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arginase

noun ar·gi·nase \ ˈär-jə-ˌnās, -ˌnāz \

medical Definition of arginase

: a crystalline enzyme that converts naturally occurring arginine into ornithine and urea

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