zymo-
combining form see zym-

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  • zymo- — [zī′mō, zī′mə] [< Gr zymē: see ZYME] combining form 1. fermentation [zymology] 2. enzyme [zymogenesis]: Also, before a vowel, zym …   English World dictionary

  • zymo- — zym(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. zumê « levain, ferment ». zym , zymo ❖ ♦ Élément de mots savants, du grec zumê « levain, ferment ». ⇒ Enzyme …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • zymo- — a combining form meaning ferment, leaven, used in the formation of compound words: zymology. Also, esp. before a vowel, zym . [comb. form repr. Gk zýme leaven] * * * …   Universalium

  • Zymo- — Zy|mo [griech. zýme̅ = Sauerteig]: Wortbestandteil von Zus. mit der Bed. »Gärung bewirkend«, z. B. Zymogen, Enzym, Pankreozymin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • zymo- — see zym …   Medical dictionary

  • zymo... — zy|mo..., Zy|mo..., vor Vokalen auch zym..., Zym... <zu gr. zýmōsis »Gärung«, dies zu zýmē »Sauerteig«> Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »die Gärung betreffend; Gärung«, z. B. Zymase, Zymotechnik …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • zymo — pref. ferment, leaven (combining form) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • zymo- — [ zʌɪməʊ] (also zym before a vowel) combining form relating to enzymes or fermentation: zymogen. Origin from Gk zumē leaven …   English new terms dictionary

  • zymo- — zym …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • zymo- — aff. a combining form meaning “ferment,”“leaven”: zymogen. Also, esp. before a vowel, zym • Etymology: comb. form repr. Gk zymē leaven …   From formal English to slang

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