Lipase is an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of fats into glycerol and fatty acids.
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Gelatinase is an exoenzyme that degrades gelatin.
Apophysis is the base of the sporangium.
Hybridoma is a hybrid cell resulting from the fusion of a myeloma cell with an antibody-producing B lymphocyte.
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Gliding motility is a type of movement across surfaces that is exhibited by some bacteria (e. g., myxobacters)
Mineralize is to convert into mineral substance.
Organotroph is an organism that uses organic compounds as a source of electrons.
Diploid having chromosomes in pairs the members of which are homologous; having twice the haploid number.