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oxygenase

[ok-si-juh-neys, -neyz]
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noun Biochemistry.
  1. an oxidoreductase enzyme that catalyzes the introduction of molecular oxygen into an organic substance.
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Origin of oxygenase

First recorded in 1900–05; oxygen + -ase
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oxygenase

(ŏksĭ-jə-nās′, -nāz′)
n.
  1. An enzyme that catalyzes the incorporation of molecular oxygen into its substrate.direct oxidase
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