ginsenosidase etymology

English word ginsenosidase comes from English -ase (Used to form the names of enzymes.), English ginsenoside

Detailed word origin of ginsenosidase

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ase English (eng) Used to form the names of enzymes.
ginsenoside English (eng) Any of several triterpenoid saponins found in ginseng and related plants that may be responsible for the plants' reported effects.
ginsenosidase English (eng) (enzyme) Any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a ginsenoside glycoside.

Words with the same origin as ginsenosidase

Descendants of -ase
agarase aldoketomutase allantoinase amidohydrolase aminomutase aspartase cellulase chitosanase chloroperoxidase dihydrolase dinitrogenase elongase flippase galactanase hexosaminidase homocysteinase keratanase myrosinase permease protease pseudoprotease tannase telomerase uricase