Definition of nucleotidase in English:

nucleotidase

noun

Biochemistry
  • Any enzyme which catalyses the hydrolysis of a nucleotide to a nucleoside and phosphate.

Origin

Early 20th century. From nucleotide + -ase.

Pronunciation

nucleotidase

/ˌnjuːklɪə(ʊ)ˈtʌɪdeɪz//ˌnjuːklɪə(ʊ)ˈtʌɪdeɪs/