transferase

noun
trans·fer·ase | \ˈtran(t)s-(ˌ)fər-ˌās, -ˌāz\

Definition of transferase 

: an enzyme that promotes transfer of a group from one molecule to another

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1948, in the meaning defined above

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transferase

noun
trans·fer·ase | \ˈtran(t)s-(ˌ)fər-ˌās, -ˌāz \

Medical Definition of transferase 

: an enzyme that promotes transfer of a group from one molecule to another

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