Meaning of ubiquitinate in English:

ubiquitinate

verb

Biochemistry
  • To bind ubiquitin to (a protein). Usually in passive.

Pronunciation

ubiquitinate

/juːˈbɪkwɪtɪˌneɪt/ /jʊˈbɪkwɪtɪˌneɪt/

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Science. From ubiquitin + -ate.