Meaning of esterase

es•ter•ase

Pronunciation: (es'tu-rās", -rāz"), [key]
— n. Biochem.
  1. any enzyme that hydrolyzes an ester into an alcohol and an acid.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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