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aminolysis

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

Medical Definition of aminolysis

plural aminolyses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. 1:  ammonolysis or any analogous decomposition in which an amine takes the place of ammonia

  2. 2:  hydrolytic deamination (as the conversion of an amino acid into a hydroxy acid)

aminolytic \ə-ˌmē-nə-ˈlit-ik\play adjective



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