HyperDic: cox-1

English > 1 sense of the word Cox-1:
NOUNsubstanceCox-1, cyclooxygenase-1an enzyme that regulates prostaglandins that are important for the health of the stomach lining and kidneys
English > Cox-1: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningAn enzyme that regulates prostaglandins that are important for the health of the stomach lining and kidneys.
Synonymcyclooxygenase-1
Broadercyclooxygenase, CoxEither of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin

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