acylation(redirected from Acylating agent)
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Related to Acylating agent: acyl group, acetylating agent
introduction of an acyl radical into the molecule of a compound.
Introduction of an acyl radical into an organic compound or formation of such a radical within an organic compound.
the incorporation into a molecule of an organic compound of an acyl group, R─CO─.
introduction of an acyl radical into the molecules of a compound.