carbohydrase

noun car·bo·hy·drase \ ˌkär-bō-ˈhī-ˌdrās , -bə- , -ˌdrāz \

Definition of carbohydrase

: any of a group of enzymes (such as amylase) that promote hydrolysis or synthesis of a carbohydrate (such as a disaccharide)

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carbohydrase

noun car·bo·hy·drase \ ˌkär-bō-ˈhī-ˌdrās, -bə-, -ˌdrāz \

medical Definition of carbohydrase

: any of a group of enzymes (as amylase) that promote hydrolysis or synthesis of a carbohydrate (as a disaccharide)

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