adenosine triphosphatase

[ trahy-fos-fuh-teys, -eyz ]
/ traɪˈfɒs fəˌteɪs, -ˌeɪz /

noun Biochemistry.


Nearby words

  1. adenosine deaminase,
  2. adenosine deaminase deficiency,
  3. adenosine diphosphate,
  4. adenosine monophosphate,
  5. adenosine phosphate,
  6. adenosine triphosphate,
  7. adenosis,
  8. adenotomy,
  9. adenotonsillectomy,
  10. adenoviridae

Origin of adenosine triphosphatase

First recorded in 1940–45; triphosphate + -ase

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Medicine definitions for adenosine triphosphatase

adenosine triphosphatase

[ trī-fŏsfə-tās′, -tāz′ ]

n.

ATPase.

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