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1. Cholinesterase (choline esterase II, pseudocholinesterase, serumcholinesterase)
A hydrolase -class enzyme that breaks down the neurotransmitter acetylcholine and other choline ester s. It is found in the blood, liver and pancreas.

2. Cholinesterase and pseudocholinesterase inhibitors
These are substances which inhibit the enzyme cholinesterase and thus enhance and subsequently prevent transmission of nerve impulses from one nerve cell to another or to a muscle.