hydrase

noun
hy·​drase | \ ˈhī-ˌdrās How to pronounce hydrase (audio) , -ˌdrāz \

Definition of hydrase

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

First Known Use of hydrase

1943, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hydrase was in 1943

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“Hydrase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrase. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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hydrase

noun
hy·​drase | \ ˈhī-ˌdrās, -ˌdrāz How to pronounce hydrase (audio) \

Medical Definition of hydrase

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

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