nucleotidyltransferase

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

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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