from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to a zymogen.
  • adj. Capable of causing fermentation.
  • adj. Enzyme-producing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. pertaining to, or formed by, a zymogene
  • adj. capable of producing a definite zymogen or ferment

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or formed by, a zymogene.
  • adj. Capable of producing a definite zymogen or ferment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a zymogen.
  • Exciting fermentation: as, zymogenic organisms.


zymo- + -genic (Wiktionary)



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