decarbonation
noun see decarbonate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • decarbonation — See decarbonate. * * * …   Universalium

  • decarbonation — n. act or process of removing carbon or carbonic acid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • decarbonation — de·carbonation …   English syllables

  • decarbonation — noun see decarbonate * * * decarbonāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑decarbonize …   Useful english dictionary

  • decarbonate — decarbonation, n. /dee kahr beuh nayt /, v.t., decarbonated, decarbonating. to remove carbon dioxide from. [1825 35; DE + CARBONATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • décarbonater — [ dekarbɔnate ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1846; de dé et carbonate ♦ Chim. Retirer l acide carbonique de (un composé). P. p. adj. Chaux décarbonatée. ● décarbonater verbe transitif Pratiquer la décarbonatation. ⇒DÉCARBONATER, verbe trans. CHIM …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • decarbonate — transitive verb Date: 1831 to remove carbon dioxide or carbonic acid from • decarbonation noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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