synthetase

[sin-thuh-teys, -teyz]

noun Biochemistry.


Origin of synthetase

First recorded in 1947; synthet(ic) + -ase
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Medicine definitions for synthetase

synthetase

[sĭnthĭ-tās′, -tāz′]

n.

ligase
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