nucleosidase

[ noo-klee-uh-sahy-deys, -deyz, nyoo- ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. any of the class of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of nucleosides.

Origin of nucleosidase

1
First recorded in 1910–15; nucleoside + -ase

Words Nearby nucleosidase

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