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cat·a·lase

 (kăt′l-ās′, -āz′)
n.
An enzyme found in living cells that catalyzes the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide, a potentially harmful oxidizing agent, into water and oxygen.


cat′a·lat′ic (kăt′l-ăt′ĭk) adj.
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catalatic

(ˌkætəˈlætɪk)
adj
(Chemistry) of or relating to catalase
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Adj.1.catalatic - of or relating to the enzyme catalase
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For example, vitamin C can survive four catalatic redox cycles, catechin 75, quercetin 800, and PQQ 20,000.
PxEDs were unable to restore catalase activity to any MYW variant, so PxEDs are not MYW surrogates in catalatic turnover.