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Definition of: decarboxylation

(dē′kär·bok′sə·lāshən) noun Chem.
The elimination of one or more carboxyl radicals from an organic acid, with the release of carbon dioxide. [<DE- + CARBOXYL]

Most often used phrases:

oxidative decarboxylation
pyruvate decarboxylation
decarboxylation reaction
barton decarboxylation
decarboxylation reactions
decarboxylation step
undergoes decarboxylation
decarboxylation product
krapcho decarboxylation
thermal decarboxylation
decarboxylation leads
peripheral decarboxylation
decarboxylation mechanism
enzymatic decarboxylation
undergo decarboxylation

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