dehydrogenase

noun de·hy·dro·ge·nase \ ˌdē-(ˌ)hī-ˈdrä-jə-ˌnās , (ˌ)dē-ˈhī-drə-jə- , -ˌnāz \
|Updated on: 6 Aug 2018

Definition of dehydrogenase

: an enzyme that accelerates the removal of hydrogen from metabolites and its transfer to other substances — compare succinate dehydrogenase

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dehydrogenase

noun de·hy·dro·ge·nase \ ˌdē-(ˌ)hī-ˈdräj-ə-ˌnās , (ˈ)dē-ˈhī-drə-jə- , -ˌnāz \

medical Definition of dehydrogenase

: an enzyme that accelerates the removal of hydrogen from metabolites and its transfer to other substances — see alcohol dehydrogenase, succinate dehydrogenase

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