glucuronidase

noun
glu·​cu·​ron·​i·​dase | \ ˌglü-kyə-ˈrä-nə-ˌdās How to pronounce glucuronidase (audio) , -ˌdāz \

Definition of glucuronidase

: an enzyme that hydrolyzes a glucuronide especially : one that occurs widely (as in liver and spleen) and hydrolyzes the beta form of a glucuronide

First Known Use of glucuronidase

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Glucuronidase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glucuronidase. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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glucuronidase

noun
gluc·​uron·​i·​dase | \ -ˈrän-ə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz How to pronounce glucuronidase (audio) \

Medical Definition of glucuronidase

: an enzyme that hydrolyzes a glucuronide especially : one that occurs widely (as in the liver and spleen) and hydrolyzes the beta form of a glucuronide

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