acet·​y·​lase ə-ˈset-ᵊl-ˌās How to pronounce acetylase (audio)
: any of a class of enzymes that accelerate the synthesis of acetic acid esters (as acetylcholine)

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“Acetylase.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Jun. 2023.

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