noun combining form

Definition of -ZYME

:  enzyme <lysozyme>

Origin of -ZYME

Greek zymē leaven


noun combining form \ˌzīm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of -ZYME

: enzyme <lysozyme>


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