isoenzyme

noun
iso·​en·​zyme | \ ˌī-sō-ˈen-ˌzīm How to pronounce isoenzyme (audio) \

Definition of isoenzyme

: any of two or more chemically distinct but functionally similar enzymes

Other Words from isoenzyme

isoenzymatic \ ˌī-​sō-​ˌen-​zə-​ˈma-​tik How to pronounce isoenzymatic (audio) , -​zī-​ \ adjective
isoenzymic \ ˌī-​sō-​en-​ˈzī-​mik How to pronounce isoenzymic (audio) \ adjective

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1960, in the meaning defined above

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isoenzyme

noun
iso·​en·​zyme | \ -ˈen-ˌzīm How to pronounce isoenzyme (audio) \

Medical Definition of isoenzyme

: any of two or more chemically distinct but functionally similar enzymes

called also isozyme

Other Words from isoenzyme

isoenzymatic \ ˈī-​sō-​ˌen-​zə-​ˈmat-​ik, -​zī-​ How to pronounce isoenzymatic (audio) \ adjective
isoenzymic \ -​en-​ˈzī-​mik How to pronounce isoenzymic (audio) \ adjective

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