isomerase

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i·som·er·ase

 (ī-sŏm′ə-rās′)
n.
Any of a class of enzymes that catalyze the conversion of one isomer into another.

isomerase

(aɪˈsɒməreɪs)
n
(Chemistry) any enzyme that catalyses the conversion of one isomeric form of a compound to another

i•som•er•ase

(aɪˈsɒm əˌreɪs, -ˌreɪz)

n.
any of a class of enzymes that catalyze reactions involving intramolecular rearrangements.
[1940–45]
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Noun1.isomerase - an enzyme that catalyzes its substrate to an isomeric form
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
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isomérase
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