cholinesterase

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cho·li·nes·ter·ase

 (kō′lə-nĕs′tə-rās′, -rāz′)
n.
Any of several enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of esters of choline, especially acetylcholinesterase.

cholinesterase

(ˌkəʊlɪˈnɛstəˌreɪs; ˌkɒl-)
n
(Biochemistry) an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine to choline and acetic acid

cho•lin•es•ter•ase

(ˌkoʊ ləˈnɛs təˌreɪs, -ˌreɪz, ˌkɒl ə-)

n.
an enzyme, found esp. in the heart, brain, and blood, that hydrolyzes acetylcholine to acetic acid and choline.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cholinesterase - an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid)
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
Translations

cho·lin·es·ter·ase

n. colinesterasa, familia de enzimas.
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