ένζυμο

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Εnzym (in its new meaning) from Medieval Greek ἔνζυμον a substantivized neuter from the adjective ἔνζυμος.[1] Morfphologically ἐν + ζύμη (zúmē, leaven).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈenzimo/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: έν‧ζυ‧μο

Noun[edit]

ένζυμο (énzymon (plural ένζυμα)

  1. (biochemistry) enzyme

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • and see: ζύμη f (zými, yeast)

References[edit]

  1. ^ ένζυμο in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998