Definition of carboxymethylated in US English:

carboxymethylated

adjective

Biochemistry Chemistry
  • (Of a substance or molecule) having had one or more carboxymethyl groups added; subjected to carboxymethylation.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Scientific Monthly.

Pronunciation

carboxymethylated

/kɑːˌbɒksɪˈmɛθɪleɪtɪd/