[ am-uh-neyt ]
/ ˈæm əˌneɪt /
verb (used with object), am·i·nat·ed, am·i·nat·ing. Chemistry.
to introduce an amino group into (a compound).
Words nearby aminate
OTHER WORDS FROM aminateam·i·na·tion, noun
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Medicine definitions for amination
[ ăm′ə-nāt′ ]
To form or convert to an amine.
To add an amino group to a compound.
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