verb (used with object), am·i·nat·ed, am·i·nat·ing. Chemistry.

to introduce an amino group into (a compound).

Origin of aminate

Related formsam·i·na·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

aminate in Medicine




To form or convert to an amine.
To add an amino group to a compound.
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