Definition of laccase in English:

laccase

Line breaks: lac|case
Pronunciation: /ˈlakeɪz/

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noun

[mass noun] Biochemistry
A copper-containing enzyme which oxidizes hydroquinones to quinones, involved in the setting of lac.

Origin

late 19th century: from medieval Latin lacca (see lac1) + -ase.

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