carbohydrase
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1910 any of a group of enzymes (as amylase) that promote hydrolysis or synthesis of a carbohydrate (as a disaccharide)

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  • Carbohydrase — Carbohydrases are a group of enzymes that either promote the synthesis of or hydrolyse carbohydrates into disaccharide molecules. Some examples are maltases (maltose), amylases (starch), sucrases (sugars) and lactases (lactose).Carbohydrates +… …   Wikipedia

  • carbohydrase — /kahr boh huy drays, drayz, beuh /, n. Biochem. any of numerous enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of disaccharides, polysaccharides, and glycosides. [CARBO + HYDRASE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Carbohydrase — Car|bo|hy|d|ra|se [engl. carbohydrate = Kohlenhydrat; ↑ ase], die; , n: svw. ↑ Glykosidase …   Universal-Lexikon

  • carbohydrase — car·bo·hy·drase .kär bō hī .drās, bə , .drāz n any of a group of enzymes (as amylase) that promote hydrolysis or synthesis of a carbohydrate (as a disaccharide) * * * car·bo·hy·drase (kahr″bo hiґdrās) any of a group of enzymes such as… …   Medical dictionary

  • carbohydrase — car·bo·hy·drase …   English syllables

  • carbohydrase — /kaboʊˈhaɪdreɪz/ (say kahboh huydrayz) noun any enzyme that acts upon carbohydrates, as alpha amylase …   Australian English dictionary

  • carbohydrase — ˌkärbōˈhīˌdrās noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary carbohydrate + ase : any of a group of enzymes (as invertase or an amylase) that hydrolyze disaccharides and more complex carbohydrates * * * /kahr boh huy drays, drayz, beuh …   Useful english dictionary

  • carbohidrază — carbohidráză s. f. (sil. dra ), g. d. art. carbohidrázei; pl. carbohidráze Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  CARBOHIDRÁZĂ s.f. Enzimă care catalizează hidroliza zaharurilor (zahar). [< fr. carbohydrase, cf …   Dicționar Român

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