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cytochrome peroxidase

Pronunciation: si'to-krom per-oks'i-das

Definition: A hemoprotein enzyme catalyzing the reaction between H2O2 and two molecules of ferrocytochrome c to yield two molecules of ferricytochrome c and 2H2O.

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