glutaminase

noun
glu·ta·min·ase | \ˈglü-tə-mə-ˌnās, glü-ˈta-mə-, -ˌnāz \

Definition of glutaminase 

: an enzyme that hydrolyzes glutamine to glutamic acid and ammonia

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1938, in the meaning defined above

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glutaminase

noun
glu·ta·min·ase | \ˈglüt-ə-mə-ˌnās, glü-ˈtam-ə-, -ˌnāz\

Medical Definition of glutaminase 

: an enzyme that hydrolyzes glutamine to glutamic acid and ammonia

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