transketolation

[trăns′kē-tə-lāshən]

n.

A reaction involving the transfer of a ketol group from one compound to another.

Nearby words

  1. transitory,
  2. transitory action,
  3. transjordan,
  4. transkei,
  5. transkeian,
  6. transl.,
  7. translate,
  8. translater,
  9. translation,
  10. translation dictionary


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