holoenzyme [hol-oh-en-zahym] Word Origin noun
- an complete in both its apoenzyme and coenzyme components.
Origin of holoenzyme First recorded in 1940–45;+ British Dictionary definitions for holoenzyme holoenzyme noun
- an active enzyme consisting of a protein component (apoenzyme) and its coenzyme
holoenzyme in Medicine holoenzyme [hŏl′ō-ĕn′zīm′, hō′lō-] n.
- An active, complex enzyme consisting of an apoenzyme and a coenzyme.