Definition of transaminate in English:

transaminate

Pronunciation /tranˈzamɪneɪt//trɑːnˈzamɪneɪt//trɑːnˈsamɪneɪt//tranˈsamɪneɪt/

verb

[with object]Biochemistry
  • Change by the transfer of an amino group from one molecule to another.

    ‘in skeletal muscle, pyruvate is transaminated to alanine’

Pronunciation

transaminate

/tranˈzamɪneɪt//trɑːnˈzamɪneɪt//trɑːnˈsamɪneɪt//tranˈsamɪneɪt/