ada - definitions and synonyms

ada noun

  1. ( also written as ADA )

    English Meaning: 

    : an enzyme found in mammals that can catalyze the deamination of adenosine into inosine and ammonia

    Example Sentenses:

    • ADA deficiency can lead to one form of severe combined immunodeficiency disease

    • the gene encoding ADA was one of the earlier human genes to be isolated and cloned for study