malate dehydrogenase

noun

: an enzyme that catalyzes reversibly the oxidation of malate in the presence of NAD

called also malic enzyme

Dictionary Entries Near malate dehydrogenase

Cite this Entry

“Malate dehydrogenase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/malate%20dehydrogenase. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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


Challenging Words You Should Know

  • hedgehog reading a book
  • Often used to describe “the march of time,” what does inexorable mean?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ