ATPase
noun Date: 1946 an enzyme that hydrolyzes ATP; especially one that hydrolyzes ATP to ADP and inorganic phosphate

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  • ATPase — Abbreviation for adenosine triphosphatase. * * * adenosine triphosphatase * * * ATPase .ā .tē pē .ās, .āz n an enzyme that hydrolyzes ATP esp one that hydrolyzes ATP to ADP and inorganic phosphate called also adenosine triphosphatase * * *… …   Medical dictionary

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  • ATPase — /ay tee pee ays, ayz/, n. Biochem. adenosine triphosphatase: any of several enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of ATP to ADP and phosphate. [1945 50; ATP + ASE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ATPase — noun /eɪtiːˈpiːeɪz/ A type of enzyme which works to convert adenosine triphosphate (ATP) into adenosine diphosphate (ADP) and a free phosphate ion, thereby releasing energy to be used in cellular activity …   Wiktionary

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  • ATPase — [[t]ˈeɪˈtiˈpi eɪs, eɪz[/t]] n. biochem. adenosine triphosphatase: any of several enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of ATP to ADP and phosphate • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

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