carboxyltransferase

[kär-bŏk′səl-trănsfə-rās′, -rāz′]

n.

Any of various enzymes that catalyze the transfer of carboxyl groups from one compound to another.transcarboxylase

Nearby words

  1. circumocular,
  2. circumpolar,
  3. circumradius,
  4. circumrotate,
  5. circumscissile,
  6. circumscribed,
  7. circumscribed myxedema,
  8. circumscribed scleroderma,
  9. circumscript,
  10. circumscription


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