glyceridase

[ glĭsər-ĭ-dās′, -dāz′ ]

n.

Any of various enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of glycerides.

Nearby words

  1. glycemic index,
  2. glyceraldehyde,
  3. glyceric,
  4. glyceric acid,
  5. glyceric aciduria,
  6. glyceride,
  7. glycerin,
  8. glycerinate,
  9. glycerine,
  10. glycerite


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