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Medical Term:

polygalacturonase

Pronunciation: pol'e-ga-lak'tu'ro-nas

Definition: an enzyme catalyzing the random hydrolysis of 1,4-a-d-galactosiduronic linkages in pectate and other galacturonans.

Synonym(s): pectinase

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