Synonyms for enzyme

Synonyms for (noun) enzyme

Synonyms: enzyme

Definition: any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions

Similar words: accelerator, catalyst

Definition: (chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected

Similar words: protein

Definition: any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes

Usage: a diet high in protein

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