monophenol oxidase

n.

A copper-containing enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of monophenols such as tyrosine.

Nearby words

  1. monophagous,
  2. monophagy,
  3. monophasia,
  4. monophasic,
  5. monophenol,
  6. monophobia,
  7. monophonic,
  8. monophony,
  9. monophosphate,
  10. monophthalmos


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