reamination

noun
re·​am·​i·​na·​tion | \ (ˌ)rē-ˌam-ə-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce reamination (audio) \

Medical Definition of reamination

: the restoration of an amino group to a compound from which it had previously been removed

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“Reamination.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/reamination. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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