deamidate

transitive verb
de·​am·​i·​date | \ -ˌdāt How to pronounce deamidate (audio) \
variants: or desamidate \ (ˈ)des-​ How to pronounce deamidate (audio) \
deamidated; deamidating

Medical Definition of deamidate

: to remove the amido group from (a compound)

Other Words from deamidate

deamidation \ ˌdē-​ˌam-​ə-​ˈdā-​shən How to pronounce deamidate (audio) \ or desamidation \ ˌdes-​ How to pronounce deamidate (audio) \ noun

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“Deamidate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/deamidate. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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