from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An enzyme that catalyzes the breakdown of hyaluronic acid in the body, thereby increasing tissue permeability to fluids. Also called spreading factor.
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- n. Any enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of hyaluronic acid
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an enzyme (trade name Hyazyme) that splits hyaluronic acid and so lowers its viscosity and increases the permeability of connective tissue and the absorption of fluids
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