Hydrogenize
Hydrogenize Hy"dro*gen*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hydrogenized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hydrogenizing}.] (Chem.) To combine with hydrogen; to treat with, or subject to the action of, hydrogen; to reduce; -- contrasted with oxidize. [1913 Webster]

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  • hydrogenize — [hī′dräj′ə nīz΄, hī′drə jənīz΄] vt. hydrogenized, hydrogenizing HYDROGENATE …   English World dictionary

  • hydrogenize — hydrogenization, n. /huy dreuh jeuh nuyz , huy droj euh /, v.t., hydrogenized, hydrogenizing. hydrogenate. Also, esp. Brit., hydrogenise. [HYDROGEN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrogenize — verb to hydrogenate …   Wiktionary

  • hydrogenize — hy·dro·gen·ize (hiґdro jən īz) hydrogenate …   Medical dictionary

  • hydrogenize — hy·dro·gen·ize …   English syllables

  • hydrogenize — hy•dro•gen•ize [[t]ˈhaɪ drə dʒəˌnaɪz, haɪˈdrɒdʒ ə [/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing chem. hydrogenate • Etymology: 1800–10 hy dro•gen•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • hydrogenize — ˈhīˈdräjəˌnīz, ˈhīdrə̇jə̇ˌ transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) : hydrogenate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hydrogenized — Hydrogenize Hy dro*gen*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hydrogenized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hydrogenizing}.] (Chem.) To combine with hydrogen; to treat with, or subject to the action of, hydrogen; to reduce; contrasted with oxidize. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hydrogenizing — Hydrogenize Hy dro*gen*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hydrogenized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hydrogenizing}.] (Chem.) To combine with hydrogen; to treat with, or subject to the action of, hydrogen; to reduce; contrasted with oxidize. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perhydrogenize — “+ transitive verb Etymology: per + hydrogenize : perhydrogenate * * * /peuhr huy dreuh jeuh nuyz , perr huy droj euh /, v.t., perhydrogenized, perhydrogenizing. perhydrogenate. Also, esp. Brit., perhydrogenise. [PER + HYDROGENIZE] …   Useful english dictionary

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