Definition of aromatase in English:


Syllabification: a·ro·ma·tase
Pronunciation: /əˈrōməˌtās/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • An adrenal enzyme that converts androstenedione and estrone to estrogen. Inhibiting its action is one approach to breast cancer prevention and treatment.

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