Sucrase definition

so͝okrās
An enzyme present in certain plant and animal tissues that catalyzes the hydrolysis of sucrose into glucose and fructose.
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(biochemistry) Any of a number of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of sucrose to fructose and glucose.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
sucrase
Plural:
sucrases

Origin of sucrase