permease

noun per·me·ase \ ˈpər-mē-ˌās , -ˌāz \

Definition of permease

:a substance that catalyzes the transport of another substance across a cell membrane

Origin and Etymology of permease

International Scientific Vocabulary perme- (from permeate) + -ase


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permease

noun per·me·ase \ -ˌās, -ˌāz \

medical Definition of permease

:a substance that catalyzes the transport of another substance across a plasma membrane

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