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asparaginase

noun as·pa·rag·i·nase \ ˌas-pə-ˈraj-ə-ˌnās, -ˌnāz \

medical Definition of asparaginase

:an enzyme that hydrolyzes asparagine to aspartic acid and ammonia

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