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nucleosidase

[noo-klee-uh-sahy-deys, -deyz, nyoo-]
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noun Biochemistry.
  1. any of the class of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of nucleosides.
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Origin of nucleosidase

First recorded in 1910–15; nucleoside + -ase
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nucleosidase in Medicine

nucleosidase

(nōō′klē-ə-sīdās′, -dāz′, -klē-ōsĭ-)
n.
  1. Any of various enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of nucleosides, releasing their purine or pyrimidine base.
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