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allosteric

[al-uh-ster-ik, -steer-] /ˌæl əˈstɛr ɪk, -ˈstɪər-/
adjective, Biochemistry
1.
pertaining to regulation of the rate of an enzymatic process.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; allo- + steric
Related forms
allosterically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for allosteric

allosteric

/ˌæləʊˈstɪərɪk/
adjective
1.
(biochem) of, relating to, or designating a function of an enzyme in which the structure and activity of the enzyme are modified by the binding of a metabolic molecule
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