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noun de·hy·dro·chlo·ri·nase \(ˌ)dē-ˌhī-drə-ˈklōr-ə-ˌnās, -ˈklȯr-, -ˌnāz\

Medical Definition of dehydrochlorinase

  1. :  an enzyme that dehydrochlorinates a chlorinated hydrocarbon (as DDT) and is found especially in some DDT resistant insects

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