from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An enzyme found primarily at nerve endings that catalyzes the hydrolysis of acetylcholine into acetic acid and choline.
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- n. An enzyme, in muscles, nerves etc, that catalyzes the hydrolysis of acetylcholine
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- n. an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid)
cholin(e) + esterase.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)