Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

1

aminate

play
noun am·i·nate \ˈam-ə-ˌnāt\

Medical Definition of aminate

  1. :  a compound with an amine




2

aminate

transitive verb am·i·nate

Medical Definition of aminate

aminated; aminating

  1. :  to introduce the amino group into :  convert into an amine

amination \ˌam-ə-ˈnā-shən\play noun



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up aminate? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

tending to dismiss important matters

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alt-5746713d76276

Which of these is a synonym of nonplus?

soothe reduce perplex disapprove
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ