hydroxymethylation

noun hy·droxy·meth·yl·ation \(ˌ)hīˌdräksēˌmethəˈlāshən\

Definition of hydroxymethylation

plural

-s

  1. :  the introduction of a hydroxymethyl group into a compound

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Origin and Etymology of hydroxymethylation

hydroxymethyl + -ation


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