enzymatic

[en-zahy-mat-ik, -zi-]
adjective
of or pertaining to an enzyme.
Also, enzymic [en-zahy-mik, -zim-ik] .


Origin:
1895–1900; enzyme + -atic

enzymatically, enzymically, adverb
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enzyme (ˈɛnzaɪm)
 
n
any of a group of complex proteins or conjugated proteins that are produced by living cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
 
[C19: from Medieval Greek enzumos leavened, from Greek en-² + zumē leaven]
 
enzymatic
 
adj
 
enzymic
 
adj

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Example sentences
The inflammatory ills of loneliness, an enzymatic explanation for stuttering and the alchemists who deserve a fair shake.
And in the subsequent enzymatic steps of photosynthesis, much of the energy is lost as heat.
The enzymatic and other biochemical reactions that take place in the body take place in the water environment.
Enzymatic reactions operate via the principles of organic catalysis.
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