Meaning of myristoylation in English:

myristoylation

Pronunciation /mʌɪˈrɪstəʊɪˌleɪʃn/ /mɪˈrɪstəʊɪˌleɪʃn/

noun

Biochemistry
  • The process of becoming myristoylated; the state of being myristoylated.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. From myristoyl + -ation.