ZYME

Etymology

Noun

zyme (plural zymes)

A ferment.

(obsolete, medicine) The morbific principle of a zymotic disease.

Source: Wiktionary


Zyme, n. Etym: [Gr.

1. A ferment.

2. (Med.)

Definition: The morbific principle of a zymotic disease. Quain.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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