[ ok-si-juh-neys, -neyz ]
/ ˈɒk sɪ dʒəˌneɪs, -ˌneɪz /
an oxidoreductase enzyme that catalyzes the introduction of molecular oxygen into an organic substance.
Words nearby oxygenase
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Medicine definitions for oxygenase
[ ŏk′sĭ-jə-nās′, -nāz′ ]
An enzyme that catalyzes the incorporation of molecular oxygen into its substrate.direct oxidase
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