deaminate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To remove an amino group, NH2, from (a natural chemical).
  • verb:
    • To remove an amino team from a compound, especially by way of a deaminase enzyme.
    • take away the amino radical (usually by hydrolysis) from an amino mixture; to do deamination

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