Medical Dictionary

aminolysis

noun am·i·nol·y·sis \ˌam-ə-ˈnäl-ə-səs\
plural am·i·nol·y·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of AMINOLYSIS

1
:  ammonolysis or any analogous decomposition in which an amine takes the place of ammonia
2
:  hydrolytic deamination (as the conversion of an amino acid into a hydroxy acid)
ami·no·lyt·ic \ə-ˌmē-nə-ˈlit-ik\ adjective
April 28, 2015
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a word formed by the blending of words
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