Definition of phosphotransferase in English:

phosphotransferase

noun

Biochemistry
  • Any of a group of enzymes which bring about the transfer of phosphate groups from one molecule to another.

Origin

1940s. From phospho- + transferase.

Pronunciation

phosphotransferase

/ˌfɒsfə(ʊ)ˈtransfəreɪz//ˌfɒsfə(ʊ)ˈtrɑːnsfəreɪz//ˌfɒsfə(ʊ)ˈtrɑːnzfəreɪz/