endoenzyme

noun
en·​do·​en·​zyme | \ ˌen-dō-ˈen-ˌzīm How to pronounce endoenzyme (audio) \

Definition of endoenzyme

: an enzyme that functions inside the cell

First Known Use of endoenzyme

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for endoenzyme

International Scientific Vocabulary

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About endoenzyme

Time Traveler for endoenzyme

Time Traveler

The first known use of endoenzyme was circa 1909

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near endoenzyme

endoectothrix

endoenzyme

endoergic

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for endoenzyme

Cite this Entry

“Endoenzyme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endoenzyme. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for endoenzyme

endoenzyme

noun
en·​do·​en·​zyme | \ ˌen-dō-ˈen-ˌzīm How to pronounce endoenzyme (audio) \

Medical Definition of endoenzyme

: an enzyme that functions inside the cell — compare exoenzyme

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!