multienzyme

adjective
mul·ti·en·zyme | \-ˈen-ˌzīm \

Definition of multienzyme 

: composed of or involving two or more enzymes that function in a biosynthetic pathway multienzyme complex

First Known Use of multienzyme

1949, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about multienzyme

Share multienzyme

Statistics for multienzyme

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for multienzyme

The first known use of multienzyme was in 1949

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for multienzyme

multienzyme

adjective
mul·ti·en·zyme | \ˌməl-tē-ˈen-ˌzīm, -ˌtī- \

Medical Definition of multienzyme 

: composed of or involving two or more enzymes or subunits similar to enzymes that function in a biosynthetic pathway a multienzyme complex

Comments on multienzyme

What made you want to look up multienzyme? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

not any or not one

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble-tiles-that-read-scrabble-quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

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!