transmethylation

[ trans-meth-uh-ley-shuh n, tranz- ]
/ ˌtræns mɛθ əˈleɪ ʃən, ˌtrænz- /

noun Chemistry.

the transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another.

Origin of transmethylation

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Medicine definitions for transmethylation

transmethylation

[ trăns-mĕth′ə-lāshən, trănz- ]

n.

The transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another.
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