Medical Dictionary


noun de·meth·yl·a·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌme-thə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of DEMETHYLATION

:  the process of removing a methyl group from a chemical compound
de·meth·yl·ate \(ˈ)dē-ˈme-thə-ˌlāt\ transitive verb, de·meth·yl·at·ed de·meth·yl·at·ing


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