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Medical Term:

lysophospholipase

Pronunciation: li'so-fos'fo-lip'as

Definition: A hydrolase removing the single acyl group from a lysolecithin, producing glycerophosphocholine and the free fatty acid anion.

Synonym(s): lecithinase B, lysolecithinase, phospholipase B1

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