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amidohydrolase am·i·do·hy·dro·lase (ām'ĭ-dō-hī'drə-lās', -lāz', ə-mē'-)
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of the C-N bond in an amide. Also called deamidase, deamidizing enzyme.

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