carboxylation

carboxylation

[kahr-bok-suh-ley-shuhn]
noun
the process of carboxylating.

Origin:
carboxyl + -ation

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carboxylation car·box·yl·a·tion (kär-bŏk'sə-lā'shən)
n.
The introduction of a carboxyl group into a compound or molecule.

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