transmethylation

transmethylation

[trans-meth-uh-ley-shuhn, tranz-]
noun Chemistry.
the transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another.

Origin:
trans- + methylation

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transmethylation trans·meth·yl·a·tion (trāns-měth'ə-lā'shən, trānz-)
n.
The transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another.

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