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  • n. Any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of tannic acid to gallic acid


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  • However, when this gallotannin, a polymeric phenol, is attacked by tannase produced through enzymatic activity by native plants and rhizospheric microbes, toxic gallic acid is produced and released in the root zone, exacerbating the invasive

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