nucleotidase(redirected from 5-nucleotidase)
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nu·cle·o·tid·ase(no͞o′klē-ə-tī′dās, -dāz, nyo͞o′-)
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a nucleotide to a nucleoside and phosphoric acid.
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(Biochemistry) biochem a biochemical catalyst that facilitates the process of hydrolyzing or splitting a nucleotide and turning it into a phosphate and a nucleoside
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