decarboxylase definition

  • noun:
    • Any of various enzymes that hydrolize the carboxyl radical.
    • Any chemical that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a carboxyl team, efficiently eliminating carbon dioxide from a compound.
    • the enzymes that hydrolize the carboxyl group

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