[ hahy-dreys, -dreyz ]
/ ˈhaɪ dreɪs, -dreɪz /
any of the class of enzymes that catalyze the addition of a water molecule into a compound without causing hydrolysis.
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Medicine definitions for hydrase
[ hī′drās′, -drāz′ ]
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