acetylate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To bring an acetyl group into (an organic molecule).
    • introduce an acetyl team into a chemical ingredient.
  • verb:
    • To respond with acetic acid or certainly one of its derivatives; to present more than one acetyl teams into a substance
    • introduce an acetyl team into (a chemical ingredient)
    • enjoy substitution of an acetyl team
  • verb-intransitive:
    • receive substitution of an acetyl team; of chemical substances.
  • others:
    • To present the acetyl team into; specially, to prepare an acetyl by-product of an organic element containing a hydroxyl- or amino-group.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "acetylate"
    • To bring an acetyl group into (an organic…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "acetylate"
  • Verb Forms for "acetylate"
  • Etymologically Related for "acetylate"
104 votes

How would you define acetylate?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!