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monooxygenase

[ mŏn′ō-ŏksĭ-jə-nās′, -nāz′ ]
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n.
Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze both the addition of a single oxygen atom from molecular oxygen into a substrate and the reduction of a second oxygen atom in the substrate to water.
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