proenzyme

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pro·​en·​zyme | \ (ˌ)prō-ˈen-ˌzīm How to pronounce proenzyme (audio) \

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circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Proenzyme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proenzyme. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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proenzyme

noun
pro·​en·​zyme | \ (ˈ)prō-ˈen-ˌzīm How to pronounce proenzyme (audio) \

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