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deacylase

[ dē-ăsə-lās′, -lāz′ ]

n.

Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of an acyl group.

Nearby words

depressant, depressed, depressed area, depressed skull fracture, depressing, deacylase, depression glass, depression, great, depressive, depressively, depressomotor
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