exoprotease etymology

English word exoprotease comes from English exo- (Outside, external.), English protease ((enzyme) An enzyme that cuts or cleaves proteins.)

Detailed word origin of exoprotease

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
exo- English (eng) Outside, external.
protease English (eng) (enzyme) An enzyme that cuts or cleaves proteins.
exoprotease English (eng) (enzyme) exopeptidase.

Words with the same origin as exoprotease

Descendants of exo-
exoatmosphere exoatmospheric exocarp exoconsciousness exocortex exocranial exocytotoxic exoderm exoenthalpic exoface exogalactic exogen exoglucanase exopassive exopolymeric exoproduct exoproteolytic exoribonuclease exoskeleton exospore exothecal exothermic exotransferase exotrojan exotrophic