exoenzyme [ek-soh-en-zahym] WORD ORIGIN noun Biochemistry. an, as pepsin, that functions outside the cell producing it.
Compare. Origin of exoenzyme First recorded in 1920–25; + Also called . Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 British Dictionary definitions for exoenzyme exoenzyme noun any enzyme, esp an exopeptidase, that acts upon terminal chemical bonds in a chain of moleculesCompare another name for Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 exoenzyme in Medicine exoenzyme [ĕk′sō-ĕn′zīm′] n. extracellular enzyme The American Heritage® Stedman’s Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.