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hydroxylate

[hahy-drok-suh-leyt] /haɪˈdrɒk səˌleɪt/
verb (used with object), hydroxylated, hydroxylating.
1.
to introduce hydroxyl into (a compound).
Related forms
hydroxylation, noun
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  • hydroxylation of lysine and proline amino acids occurs inside the lumen.

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