carboxylase

noun
car·box·yl·ase | \kär-ˈbäk-sə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Definition of carboxylase 

: an enzyme that catalyzes decarboxylation or carboxylation

First Known Use of carboxylase

1911, in the meaning defined above

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carboxylase

noun
car·box·yl·ase | \kär-ˈbäk-sə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz \

Medical Definition of carboxylase 

: an enzyme that catalyzes decarboxylation or carboxylation

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