hydrolase

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noun hy·dro·lase \ˈhī-drə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Definition of hydrolase

  1. :  a hydrolytic enzyme

Origin and Etymology of hydrolase

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin hydrolysis + International Scientific Vocabulary -ase


First Known Use: 1910


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hydrolase

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noun hy·dro·lase \ˈhī-drə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz\

Medical Definition of hydrolase

  1. :  a hydrolytic enzyme (as an esterase)


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