phosphomonoesterase

noun
phos·​pho·​mono·​es·​ter·​ase | \ ˌfäs-fō-ˌmä-nō-ˈe-stə-ˌrās How to pronounce phosphomonoesterase (audio) , -ˌrāz \

Definition of phosphomonoesterase

: a phosphatase that acts on monoesters

First Known Use of phosphomonoesterase

1932, in the meaning defined above

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“Phosphomonoesterase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phosphomonoesterase. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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phosphomonoesterase

noun
phos·​pho·​mono·​es·​ter·​ase | \ -ˌmän-ō-ˈes-tə-ˌrās, -ˌrāz How to pronounce phosphomonoesterase (audio) \

Medical Definition of phosphomonoesterase

: a phosphatase that acts on monoesters (as glucose phosphate)

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