aliesterase

noun
ali·​es·​ter·​ase | \ ˌal-ē-ˈes-tə-ˌrās, ˈal-ē-ˌ, -ˌrāz How to pronounce aliesterase (audio) \

Medical Definition of aliesterase

: an esterase that promotes the hydrolysis of ester links especially in aliphatic esters of low molecular weight

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“Aliesterase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aliesterase. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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