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acetylcholinesterase

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various enzymes in the blood and in certain tissues that catalyze the hydrolysis of acetylcholine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an enzyme which exists in nerve cells and hydrolyses acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid.

Etymologies

acetylcholine +‎ esterase (Wiktionary)

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