also pyrolize transitive verb (-lyzed; also -lized; -lyzing; also -lizing) Date: 1932 to subject to pyrolysis • pyrolyzable adjectivepyrolyzer noun

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  • pyrolyze — py·ro·lyze (pīʹrə līz ) tr.v. py·ro·lyzed, py·ro·lyz·ing, py·ro·lyz·es To subject (something) to pyrolysis. * * * …   Universalium

  • pyrolyze — py·ro·lyze …   English syllables

  • pyrolyze — ˈpīrəˌlīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: pyr + lyze : to subject to pyrolysis …   Useful english dictionary

  • pyrolize — transitive verb see pyrolyze …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pyrolyzable — adjective see pyrolyze …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pyrolyzer — noun see pyrolyze …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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