polynucleotidase


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pol·y·nu·cle·o·ti·dase

(pol'ē-nū'klē-ō'ti-dās)
Enzyme catalyzing the hydrolysis of polynucleotides to oligonucleotides or to mononucleotides.
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polynucleotidase

(pŏl″ē-nū″klē-ō′tĭ-dās)
An enzyme present in intestinal mucosa and intestinal juice that catalyzes the breakdown of nucleic acid to nucleotides.
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