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a·cet·y·late

 (ə-sĕt′l-āt′)
tr.v. a·cet·y·lat·ed, a·cet·y·lat·ing, a·cet·y·lates
To bring an acetyl group into (an organic molecule).

a·cet′y·la′tion n.
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acetylate

(əˈsɛtɪˌleɪt)
vb
1. (Chemistry) (tr) to introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound)
2. (Chemistry) (intr) (of a chemical compound) to gain or suffer substitution of an acetyl group
aˌcetyˈlation n
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a•cet•y•late

(əˈsɛt lˌeɪt)

v. -lat•ed, -lat•ing. v.t.
1. to introduce an acetyl group into (a compound).
v.i.
2. to become acetylated.
[1905–10]
a•cet`y•la′tion, n.
a•cet′y•la`tive, adj.
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acetylate


Past participle: acetylated
Gerund: acetylating

Imperative
acetylate
acetylate
Present
I acetylate
you acetylate
he/she/it acetylates
we acetylate
you acetylate
they acetylate
Preterite
I acetylated
you acetylated
he/she/it acetylated
we acetylated
you acetylated
they acetylated
Present Continuous
I am acetylating
you are acetylating
he/she/it is acetylating
we are acetylating
you are acetylating
they are acetylating
Present Perfect
I have acetylated
you have acetylated
he/she/it has acetylated
we have acetylated
you have acetylated
they have acetylated
Past Continuous
I was acetylating
you were acetylating
he/she/it was acetylating
we were acetylating
you were acetylating
they were acetylating
Past Perfect
I had acetylated
you had acetylated
he/she/it had acetylated
we had acetylated
you had acetylated
they had acetylated
Future
I will acetylate
you will acetylate
he/she/it will acetylate
we will acetylate
you will acetylate
they will acetylate
Future Perfect
I will have acetylated
you will have acetylated
he/she/it will have acetylated
we will have acetylated
you will have acetylated
they will have acetylated
Future Continuous
I will be acetylating
you will be acetylating
he/she/it will be acetylating
we will be acetylating
you will be acetylating
they will be acetylating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been acetylating
you have been acetylating
he/she/it has been acetylating
we have been acetylating
you have been acetylating
they have been acetylating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been acetylating
you will have been acetylating
he/she/it will have been acetylating
we will have been acetylating
you will have been acetylating
they will have been acetylating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been acetylating
you had been acetylating
he/she/it had been acetylating
we had been acetylating
you had been acetylating
they had been acetylating
Conditional
I would acetylate
you would acetylate
he/she/it would acetylate
we would acetylate
you would acetylate
they would acetylate
Past Conditional
I would have acetylated
you would have acetylated
he/she/it would have acetylated
we would have acetylated
you would have acetylated
they would have acetylated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.acetylate - receive substitution of an acetyl groupacetylate - receive substitution of an acetyl group; "the compounds acetylated"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
2.acetylate - introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound)acetylate - introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound)
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
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