carboxylation

[ kahr-bok-suh-ley-shuh n ]
/ kɑrˌbɒk səˈleɪ ʃən /

noun

the process of carboxylating.

Origin of carboxylation

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Medicine definitions for carboxylation

carboxylation

[ kär-bŏk′sə-lāshən ]

n.

The introduction of a carboxyl group into a compound or molecule.
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