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anhydrase

noun an·hy·drase \ an-ˈhī-ˌdrās, -ˌdrāz \

medical Definition of anhydrase

:an enzyme (as carbonic anhydrase) promoting a specific dehydration reaction and the reverse hydration reaction

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