lecithinase
noun Date: 1910 phospholipase

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lecithinase — Lécithinase Les lécithinases sont des hydrolases (EC 3) qui hydrolysent la lécithine. On regroupe dans le terme de lécithinase 4 enzymes différentes : La lécithinase A EC 3.1.1.4; La lécithinase B EC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lecithinase — [les′əthin ās΄] n. 〚 LECITHIN + ASE〛 any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyze lecithin * * * lec·i·thin·ase (lĕsʹə thə nās , nāz ) n. Any of several enzymes that hydrolyze lecithin. * * * …   Universalium

  • lecithinase — [les′əthin ās΄] n. [ LECITHIN + ASE] any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyze lecithin …   English World dictionary

  • Lécithinase — Les lécithinases sont des hydrolases (EC 3) qui hydrolysent la lécithine. On regroupe dans le terme de lécithinase 4 enzymes différentes : La lécithinase A EC 3.1.1.4; La lécithinase B EC …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lecithinase — thə̇ˌnās, āz noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary lecithin + ase : any of four enzymes that hydrolyze lecithins or cephalins by attacking different ester linkages: as a. : a crystallizable enzyme that is found especially in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lecithinase — See phospholipases …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • lecithinase — noun An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of lecithin …   Wiktionary

  • lecithinase — SYN: phospholipase. l. A SYN: phospholipase A2. l. B SYN: lysophospholipase. l. C SYN: phospholipase C. l. D SYN: phospholipase D. * * * lec·i·thin·ase thə .nās, .nāz n PHOSPHOLIPASE * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • lecithinase — n. any of a number of enzymes that hydrolyze lecithin …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lecithinase — lec·i·thin·ase …   English syllables

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