exopeptidase

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

Definition of exopeptidase

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

1936

First Known Use of exopeptidase

1936


Medical Dictionary

exopeptidase

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

Medical Definition of exopeptidase

  1. :  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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