dextranase

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noun dex·tran·ase \-strə-ˌnās, -ˌnāz\

Definition of dextranase

  1. :  a hydrolase that prevents tooth decay by breaking down dextran and eliminating dental plaque

First Known Use of dextranase

circa 1949


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dextranase

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noun dex·tran·ase \-strə-ˌnās, -ˌnāz\

Medical Definition of dextranase

  1. :  a hydrolase that prevents tooth decay by breaking down dextran and eliminating plaque


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