synthase

noun
syn·​thase | \ ˈsin-ˌthās, -ˌthāz How to pronounce synthase (audio) \

Medical Definition of synthase

: any of various enzymes that catalyze the synthesis of a substance without involving the breaking of a high-energy phosphate bond (as in ATP)

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“Synthase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/synthase. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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