A hydrolase removing the single acyl group from a lysolecithin, producing glycerophosphocholine and the free fatty acid anion. SYN: lecithinase B, lysolecithinase, phospholipase B (1).

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ly·so·phos·pho·li·pase (li″so-fos″fo-liґpās) [EC] an enzyme of the hydrolase class that catalyzes the hydrolysis of the acyl group from a 2-lysophospholipid, a step in the degradation of dietary and intracellular phospholipids.

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