rhodanese

noun

rho·​da·​nese ˈrōd-ə-ˌnēz, -ˌnēs How to pronounce rhodanese (audio)
: a crystallizable enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of cyanide and thiosulfate to thiocyanate and sulfite and that occurs in animal tissues and bacteria

Dictionary Entries Near rhodanese

Cite this Entry

“Rhodanese.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rhodanese. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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