a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound)
Syn: ↑transaminase, ↑aminopherase
Hypernyms: ↑transferase

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\\ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌ\ noun
Etymology: amin- + transferase

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/euh mee'noh trans"feuh rays', -rayz', am'euh noh-/, n. Biochem.

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  • aminotransferase — noun Date: circa 1965 transaminase …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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