respiratory enzyme

noun

Medical Definition of respiratory enzyme

: an enzyme (as an oxidase, dehydrogenase, or catalase) associated with the processes of cellular respiration

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“Respiratory enzyme.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/respiratory%20enzyme. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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