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demethylation

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noun de·meth·yl·a·tion \(ˌ)dē-ˌme-thə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of demethylation

  1. :  the process of removing a methyl group from a chemical compound

demethylate

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

demethylated

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demethylating


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