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deacetylate

[ dee-uh-set-l-eyt ]
/ 藢di 蓹藞s蓻t l藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with object), de路a路cet路y路lat路ed, de路a路cet路y路lat路ing.Chemistry.
to remove the acetyl group from (an organic compound).
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de路a路cet路y路la路tion, noun

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