exopeptidase

noun exo·pep·ti·dase \ ˌek-sə-ˈpep-tə-ˌdās , -ˌdāz \

Definition of exopeptidase

: any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyze peptide bonds formed by the terminal amino acids of peptide chains : peptidase — compare endopeptidase

First Known Use of exopeptidase

1936


Medical Dictionary

exopeptidase

noun exo·pep·ti·dase \ -ˈpep-tə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz \

medical Definition of exopeptidase

: any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyze peptide bonds formed by the terminal amino acids of peptide chains : peptidase — compare endopeptidase

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