Meaning of monooxygenase in English:

monooxygenase

Pronunciation /ˌmɒnəʊˈɒksɪdʒɪneɪz/ /ˌmɒnəʊˈɒksɪdʒɪneɪs/

noun

  • Any of a class of oxidoreductase enzymes which bring about the incorporation of a single atom of oxygen into the substrate.

Origin

1960s.