hydrase

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noun hy·drase \ˈhī-ˌdrās, -ˌdrāz\

Definition of hydrase

  1. :  an enzyme that promotes the addition or removal of water to or from its substrate

1943

First Known Use of hydrase

1943


Medical Dictionary

hydrase

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noun hy·drase \ˈhī-ˌdrās, -ˌdrāz\

Medical Definition of hydrase

  1. :  an enzyme that promotes the addition or removal of water to or from its substrate


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