aliesterase


aliesterase
al·i·es·ter·ase (ăl'ē-ĕsʹtə-rās', -rāz') n.
An enzyme contributing to ester-link hydrolysis, particularly in aliphatic esters.
  [aliphatic + esterase.]

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  • aliesterase — ali·es·ter·ase .al ē es tə .rās, al ē ., .rāz n an esterase that promotes the hydrolysis of ester links esp. in aliphatic esters of low molecular weight …   Medical dictionary

  • aliesterase — ali·es·ter·ase …   English syllables

  • aliesterase — ¦alē¦estəˌrās, āz noun Etymology: aliphatic + esterase : an esterase that promotes the hydrolysis of ester links especially in aliphatic esters of low molecular weight …   Useful english dictionary


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