glyoxalase

noun

gly·​ox·​a·​lase -sə-ˌlās, -ˌlāz How to pronounce glyoxalase (audio)
: an enzyme that accelerates reversibly the conversion in the presence of glutathione of methylglyoxal to lactic acid

Dictionary Entries Near glyoxalase

Cite this Entry

“Glyoxalase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glyoxalase. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!