Definition of Nitrilase

1. Noun. (biochemistry) Any of a class of enzymes that catalyse the hydrolysis of nitriles to carboxylic acids and ammonia, without the formation of "free" amide intermediates. ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nitrilase

nitrided
nitrides
nitriding
nitridings
nitrids
nitriferous
nitrification
nitrifications
nitrified
nitrifier
nitrifiers
nitrifies
nitrify
nitrifying
nitril
nitrilase (current term)
nitrilases
nitrile
nitrile hydratase
nitrile imide
nitrile rubber
nitrile rubbers
nitriles
nitrilimine
nitrilimines
nitrilium
nitriliums
nitrilo-
nitriloacetic
nitriloside

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