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demethylation

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

demethylate

play \(ˈ)dē-ˈme-thə-ˌlāt\ transitive verb demethylated; demethylating

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