biocatalyst

noun
bio·cat·a·lyst | \ ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-ˈka-tə-ləst \

Definition of biocatalyst 

: a catalyst (such as an enzyme) of biological origin

Other words from biocatalyst

biocatalysis \ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-kə-ˈta-lə-sis \ noun
biocatalytic \ˌbī-(ˌ)ō-ˌka-tə-ˈli-tik \ adjective

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1918, in the meaning defined above

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biocatalyst

noun
bio·cat·a·lyst | \ -ˈkat-ᵊl-əst \

Medical Definition of biocatalyst 

: a catalyst and especially an enzyme of biological origin

Other words from biocatalyst

biocatalysis \-kə-ˈtal-ə-səs \ noun
biocatalytic \-ˌkat-ᵊl-ˈit-ik \ adjective

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