cytase

noun
cy·​tase | \ ˈsīt-ˌās, -ˌāz How to pronounce cytase (audio) \

Medical Definition of cytase

: any of several enzymes found in the seeds of various plants (as cereals) that have the power of making soluble the material of cell walls by hydrolyzing mannan, galactan, xylan, and araban

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“Cytase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cytase. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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