glucosidase

[ glōō-kōsĭ-dās′, -dāz′ ]

n.

Any of various enzymes that catalyze glucoside hydrolysis.

Nearby words

  1. glucose transport maximum,
  2. glucose-6-phosphatase,
  3. glucose-6-phosphate,
  4. glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase,
  5. glucosephosphate isomerase deficiency,
  6. glucoside,
  7. glucosin,
  8. glucosinolate,
  9. glucosuria,
  10. glucosylceramide


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