Meaning of TRANSACETYLASE in English

|tran(t)s, -raan-, -nz+ noun

Etymology: trans- + -acetyl + -ase

: any of several enzymes that catalyze the transfer of acetyl groups ; especially : an enzyme that promotes the reversible conversion of acetyl coenzyme A to acetyl phosphate and is found in bacteria

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