myrosin

noun
my·​ro·​sin | \ ˈmir-ə-sən How to pronounce myrosin (audio) , ˈmīr- How to pronounce myrosin (audio) \

Medical Definition of myrosin

: an enzyme occurring in various plants of the mustard family (Cruciferae) that hydrolyzes the glucoside sinigrin

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“Myrosin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/myrosin. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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