aminate etymology

English word aminate comes from English -ule ((rare, scientific) Diminutive suffix.), English amino

Detailed word origin of aminate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ule English (eng) (rare, scientific) Diminutive suffix.
amino English (eng) (chemistry) Relating to an amine. (chemistry) The amine functional group.
aminate English (eng) (organic chemistry) To introduce one or more amino groups into a compound, in the process of amination.

Words with the same origin as aminate

Descendants of -ule
dent dental dentist
Descendants of amino
deaminase picramic sulfamic