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cyclase

[sahy-kleys, -kleyz] /ˈsaɪ kleɪs, -kleɪz/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
an enzyme, as adenyl cyclase, that catalyzes the formation of a cyclic compound.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; cycl(ic) + -ase
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cyclase in Medicine

cyclase cy·clase (sī'klās', -klāz')
n.
An enzyme that acts as a catalyst in the cyclization of a compound.

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