deaminate

verb de·am·i·nate \ -ˌnāt \

Definition of deaminate

deaminated; deaminating
: to remove the amino group from (a compound)

deamination

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌa-mi-ˈnā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of deaminate

1926

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deaminate

transitive verb de·am·i·nate \ -ˌnāt \

medical Definition of deaminate

deaminated; deaminating
: to remove the amino group from (a compound)

deamination

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌam-ə-ˈnā-shən\ noun

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