acetylise

acetylize

[uh-set-l-ahyz]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), acetylized, acetylizing.
Also, especially British, acetylise.


Origin:
acetyl + -ize

acetylization, noun
acetylizer, noun
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acetylise

verb
1. receive substitution of an acetyl group; "the compounds acetylated" [syn: acetylate
2. introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound) [syn: acetylate
acetylize

verb
1. receive substitution of an acetyl group; "the compounds acetylated" [syn: acetylate
2. introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound) [syn: acetylate
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