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aspartokinase

noun as·par·to·ki·nase \ ə-ˌspärt-ō-ˈkī-ˌnās, -ˌnāz \

medical Definition of aspartokinase

:an enzyme that catalyzes the phosphorylation of aspartic acid by ATP

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