zymogenesis


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zymogenesis

(ˌzaɪməʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem the conversion of a zymogen into an enzyme

zymogenesis

the process in which a zymogen becomes an enzyme, as in the fermentation process. — zymogenic, zymogenous, adj.
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the process in which a zymogen becomes an enzyme, as in the fermentation process. — zymogenic, zymogenous, adj.
See also: Fermentation