nucleotidase(redirected from 5-nucleotidase)
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an enzyme that splits nucleotides into nucleosides and phosphoric acid.
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nucleotidase(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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nucleotidasean enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of a nucleotide to a nucleoside and orthophosphate.
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