hydrolase

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

Definition of hydrolase

: a hydrolytic enzyme

Origin and Etymology of hydrolase

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


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hydrolase

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

medical Definition of hydrolase

: a hydrolytic enzyme (as an esterase)

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