amination etymology

English word amination comes from English amine, English -ation

Detailed word origin of amination

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
amine English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) A functional group formally derived from ammonia by replacing one, two or three hydrogen atoms with hydrocarbon or other radicals.. (organic chemistry) Any organic compound containing an amine functional group.
-ation English (eng) A state or quality. An action or process. The result of an action or process.
amination English (eng) (organic chemistry) The introduction of one or more amino groups into a compound.

Words with the same origin as amination

Descendants of amine
Descendants of -ation
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