Transferase definition

trănsfə-rās, -rāz
Any of various enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a chemical group, such as a phosphate or amine, from one molecule to another.
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Any of a class of enzymes that act as catalysts in chemical reactions in which a radical is transferred from molecule to another.
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Any of a class of enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a chemical group, such as a phosphate or amine, from one molecule to another.
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(biochemistry) Any of various enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a functional group, such as amine or phosphate from one molecule to another.
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Noun

Singular:
transferase
Plural:
transferases