Definition of acetylator in English:

acetylator

noun

Pharmacology Physiology
  • A person or animal in whom a drug or other substance is acetylated (and hence inactivated), especially at a specified (slow or fast) rate.

Origin

1960s. From acetylate + -or; compare -ator.

Pronunciation:

acetylator

/əˈsɛtɪleɪtə/