enzymatic

adjective
en·​zy·​mat·​ic | \ ˌen-zə-ˈma-tik How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \
variants: or less commonly enzymic \ en-​ˈzī-​mik How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \

Definition of enzymatic

: of, relating to, or produced by an enzyme

Other Words from enzymatic

enzymatically \ ˌen-​zə-​ˈma-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \ or less commonly enzymically \ en-​ˈzī-​mi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \ adverb

Examples of enzymatic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web How to Remove Fresh Sweat Stains To eliminate fresh sweat stains from the underarms of shirts, pretreat stains prior to laundering using an enzymatic stain remover. Jolie Kerr, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 July 2022 Apply Stain Treatment Products Use an enzymatic stain removal formula like Krud Kutter Sports Stain Remover or Zout to pre-treat sweat stains on shirts prior to laundering. Jolie Kerr, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 July 2022 Step 2: Apply an Enzymatic Stain Treatment Clothing, blankets, and other machine-washable items that are stained with grass, which is a protein stain, should be pretreated with an enzymatic formula like Krud Kutter Sports Stain Remover or Zout. Jolie Kerr, Better Homes & Gardens, 15 June 2022 Lactic and citric acids, also in the formulation, are natural enzymatic exfoliants to confront blemishes. Grooming Playbook, The Salt Lake Tribune, 11 May 2022 Hats that are stained with dirt, mud, grass, or sweat, all of which are protein stains, should be pretreated with an enzymatic formula like Krud Kutter Sports Stain Remover or Zout. Jolie Kerr, Better Homes & Gardens, 13 May 2022 Step one is a mechanical and enzymatic exfoliation combining volcanic micro-spheres and resurfacing papain that gently exfoliates the skin, eliminating impurities and revealing a smoother skin texture. The Salt Lake Tribune, 13 May 2022 Five companies lead the market in DNA enzymatic synthesis: Molecular Assemblies, DNA Script, Bit Bio, Evonetix, and Ansa Biotechnologies. John Cumbers, Forbes, 25 Mar. 2022 The San Diego company said enzymatic DNA synthesis can overcome bottlenecks in the current chemical DNA synthesis method, accelerating innovation in fields from therapeutics to agriculture to biomaterials. Mike Freeman, San Diego Union-Tribune, 16 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of enzymatic

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Enzymatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enzymatic. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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More Definitions for enzymatic

enzymatic

adjective
en·​zy·​mat·​ic | \ ˌen-zə-ˈmat-ik How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \
variants: also enzymic \ en-​ˈzī-​mik How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \

Medical Definition of enzymatic

: of, relating to, or produced by an enzyme

Other Words from enzymatic

enzymatically \ ˌen-​zə-​ˈmat-​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \ also enzymically \ en-​ˈzī-​mi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce enzymatic (audio) \ adverb

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