Definition of Urethanase

1. Noun. (enzyme) A hydrolase enzyme that catalyzes the reaction of urethane and water into ethanol, carbon dioxide, and ammonia. ¹



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Medical Definition of Urethanase

1. From bacillus licheniformis isolated from mouse intestine; catalyses the decomposition of urethane to ethanol, ammonia and co2 Registry number: EC 3.5.1.75 Synonym: urethane hydrolase (26 Jun 1999)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Urethanase

ureterosigmoidostomy
ureterostenosis
ureterostomy
ureterotomy
ureterotrigonoenterostomy
ureterotubal anastomosis
ureteroureteral
ureteroureteral anastomosis
ureteroureterostomy
ureterovesical
ureterovesical obstruction
ureterovesicostomy
ureters
urethan
urethanase (current term)
urethane
urethanes
urethans
urethr-
urethrae
urethral
urethral artery
urethral calculus

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