reductase

noun re·duc·tase \ ri-ˈdək-ˌtās , -ˌtāz \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of reductase

:an enzyme that catalyzes reduction

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First Known Use of reductase

1902


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reductase

noun re·duc·tase \ -ˌtās, -ˌtāz \

medical Definition of reductase

:an enzyme that catalyzes chemical reduction

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