noun, Biochemistry.
any enzyme acting as a reducing agent.
any enzyme that catalyses a biochemical reduction reaction

reductase re·duc·tase (rĭ-dŭk’tās’, -tāz’)
An enzyme that promotes reduction of an organic compound.


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