isoenzyme

noun iso·en·zyme \ ˌī-sō-ˈen-ˌzīm \

Definition of isoenzyme

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

isoenzymatic

play \ˌī-sō-ˌen-zə-ˈma-tik, -zī-\ adjective

isoenzymic

play \ˌī-sō-en-ˈzī-mik\ adjective

First Known Use of isoenzyme

1960

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isoenzyme

noun iso·en·zyme \ -ˈen-ˌzīm \

medical Definition of isoenzyme

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

isoenzymatic

play \ˈī-sō-ˌen-zə-ˈmat-ik, -zī-\ adjective

isoenzymic

play \-en-ˈzī-mik\ adjective

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