peroxide

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white crystalline peroxide used in bleaching (flour or oils or fats) and as a catalyst for free radical reactions benzoyl peroxide
enzyme found in most plant and animal cells that functions as an oxidative catalyst; decomposes hydrogen peroxide into hydrogen and water catalase
any of a group of enzymes (occurring especially in plant cells) that catalyze the oxidation of a compound by a peroxide peroxidase
blond whose hair is bleached with peroxide peroxide blond , peroxide blonde
enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of superoxide into hydrogen peroxide and oxygen SOD , superoxide dismutase
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