zymase


zy·mase

noun \ˈzī-ˌmās, -ˌmāz\

Definition of ZYMASE

:  an enzyme or enzyme complex of yeast that promotes fermentation of sugar

Origin of ZYMASE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1875

zy·mase

noun \ˈzī-ˌmās, -ˌmāz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ZYMASE

: an enzyme or enzyme complex that promotes glycolysis

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