desulfurase

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desulfurase de·sul·fur·ase (dē-sŭl'fə-rās', -rāz')
n.
An enzyme that catalyzes the removal of sulfur, usually as hydrogen sulfide, from organic compounds. Also called desulfhydrase.

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