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Meaning of LYSOZYME

Pronunciation:  'lIsu`zIm

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an enzyme found in saliva and sweat and tears that destroys the cell walls of certain bacteria
 

LYSOZYME is a 8 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: muramidase
 
 See Also: enzyme

 

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: A protein enzyme found in saliva and tears that dissolves the cell walls of bacteria.
 

 

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