dehydrochlorinate
transitive verb see dehydrochlorination

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dehydrochlorinate — dehydrochlorination, n. /dee huy dreuh klawr euh nayt , klohr /, v.t., dehydrochlorinated, dehydrochlorinating. Chem. to remove hydrogen chloride or chlorine and hydrogen from (a substance). [DEHYDRO + CHLORINATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • dehydrochlorinate — de·hy·dro·chlo·ri·nate …   English syllables

  • dehydrochlorinate — transitive verb see dehydrochlorination * * * dehydrochlorination, n. /dee huy dreuh klawr euh nayt , klohr /, v.t., dehydrochlorinated, dehydrochlorinating. Chem. to remove hydrogen chloride or chlorine and hydrogen from (a substance). [DEHYDRO… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dehydrochlorination — noun Date: 1936 the process of removing hydrogen and chlorine or hydrogen chloride from a compound • dehydrochlorinate transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dehydrochlorination — See dehydrochlorinate. * * * …   Universalium

  • dehydro- — a combining form meaning dehydrogenated, used in the formation of compound words: dehydrochlorinate. * * * …   Universalium

  • dehydro- — biochem. a combining form meaning “dehydrogenated”: dehydrochlorinate[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • dehydrochlorinase — (ˌ)dēˌhīdrəˈklōrə̇ˌnās, lȯr , āz noun ( s) Etymology: dehydrochlorinate (herein) + ase : an enzyme that dehydrochlorinates a chlorinated hydrocarbon (as DDT) and is found especially in some DDT resistant insects * * * /dee huy dreuh klawr euh… …   Useful english dictionary

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