decarboxylation(redirected from Amino acid decarboxylase)
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Removal of a carboxyl group from a chemical compound, usually with hydrogen replacing it.
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(Biochemistry) the removal or loss of a carboxyl group from an organic compound
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|Noun||1.||decarboxylation - the process of removing a carboxyl group from a chemical compound (usually replacing it with hydrogen)|
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