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  1. oxidase(noun)

    any of the enzymes that catalyze biological oxidation

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  1. oxidase(Noun)

    Any of many enzymes which catalyze oxidation reactions, especially ones using molecular oxygen.

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  1. Oxidase

    An oxidase is any enzyme that catalyzes an oxidation-reduction reaction involving molecular oxygen as the electron acceptor. In these reactions, oxygen is reduced to water or hydrogen peroxide. The oxidases are a subclass of the oxidoreductases.

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