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[en-doh-en-zahym] /ˌɛn doʊˈɛn zaɪm/
noun, Biochemistry
an enzyme that functions within a cell.
Compare exoenzyme.
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British Dictionary definitions for endoenzyme


any of a group of enzymes, esp endopeptidases, that act upon inner chemical bonds in a chain of molecules Compare exoenzyme (sense 1)
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endoenzyme in Medicine

endoenzyme en·do·en·zyme (ěn'dō-ěn'zīm')
An enzyme that acts on or is retained within the cell producing it.

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