thiaminase

noun
thi·ami·nase | \ thī-ˈa-mə-ˌnās , ˈthī-ə-mə- , -ˌnāz \

Definition of thiaminase 

: an enzyme that catalyzes the breakdown of thiamine

First Known Use of thiaminase

1938, in the meaning defined above

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thiaminase

noun
thi·ami·nase | \ thī-ˈam-ə-ˌnās , ˈthī-ə-mə- , -ˌnāz \

Medical Definition of thiaminase 

: an enzyme that catalyzes the breakdown of thiamine

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