deacetylate

transitive verb
de·acetylate | \ ¦dē+ \

Definition of deacetylate 

: to remove acetyl from (a compound) usually by hydrolysis

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Other words from deacetylate

deacetylation \"+ \ noun

History and Etymology for deacetylate

de- + acetylate

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