nucleotidyltransferase

noun
nu·​cleo·​ti·​dyl·​trans·​fer·​ase | \ ˌn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˈtīd-ᵊl-ˈtran(t)s-(ˌ)fər-ˌās, -ˌāz How to pronounce nucleotidyltransferase (audio) \

Medical Definition of nucleotidyltransferase

: any of several enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a nucleotide residue from one compound to another

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“Nucleotidyltransferase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nucleotidyltransferase. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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