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• Addition, either chemically or enzymically, of acetyl groups
• The process of introducing an acetyl group into a compound
• A chemical reaction in which a small molecule called an acetyl group is added to other molecules
• Acetylation (or in IUPAC nomenclature ethanoylation) describes a reaction that introduces an acetyl functional group into a chemical compound