acetylise


acetylise
verb
1. receive substitution of an acetyl group
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the compounds acetylated

Syn: ↑acetylate, ↑acetylize
Derivationally related forms: ↑acetyl (for: ↑acetylize), ↑acetyl (for: ↑acetylate), ↑acetylation (for: ↑acetylate)
Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science
Hypernyms: ↑change
Verb Frames:
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Something ——s

2. introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound)
Syn: ↑acetylate, ↑acetylize
Derivationally related forms: ↑acetyl (for: ↑acetylize), ↑acetyl (for: ↑acetylate), ↑acetylation (for: ↑acetylate)
Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science
Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑alter, ↑modify
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • acetylize — verb 1. receive substitution of an acetyl group the compounds acetylated • Syn: ↑acetylate, ↑acetylise • Derivationally related forms: ↑acetyl, ↑acetyl (for: ↑acetylate), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetylate — verb 1. receive substitution of an acetyl group the compounds acetylated • Syn: ↑acetylize, ↑acetylise • Derivationally related forms: ↑acetyl (for: ↑acetylize), ↑acetyl, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetylize — acetylization, n. acetylizer, n. /euh set l uyz /, v.t., v.i., acetylized, acetylizing. acetylate. Also, esp. Brit., acetylise. [ACETYL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • chemical science — noun the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions • Syn: ↑chemistry • Derivationally related forms: ↑chemic (for: ↑chemistry), ↑chemist (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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