oxidase

noun ox·i·dase \ ˈäk-sə-ˌdās , -ˌdāz \

Definition of oxidase

:any of various enzymes that catalyze oxidations; especially :one able to react directly with molecular oxygen

oxidasic

play \ˌäk-sə-ˈdā-sik, -zik\ adjective

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oxidase

noun ox·i·dase \ ˈäk-sə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz \

medical Definition of oxidase

:any of various enzymes that catalyze oxidations; especially :one able to react directly with molecular oxygen

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