alkylate
transitive verb see alkylation

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  • Alkylate —   The product of an alkylation reaction. It usually refers to the high octane product from alkylation units. This alkylate is used in blending high octane gasoline.   U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration s Energy Glossary …   Energy terms

  • alkylate — alkilatas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Šakotos struktūros sočiųjų C₆–C₉ angliavandenilių mišinys, gaunamas alkilinimo metu. atitikmenys: angl. alkyl gasoline; alkylate rus. алкилат; алкилбензин ryšiai: sinonimas – alkilbenzinas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • alkylate — /al keuh layt /, n., v, alkylated, alkylating. Chem. n. 1. a substance produced by adding one or more alkyl groups to a compound. v.t. 2. to add one or more alkyl groups to (a compound). [1885 90; ALKYL + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • alkylate — verb To add one or more alkyl groups to a compound, especially by reacting with an alkylating agent See Also: alkylated, alkylation …   Wiktionary

  • alkylate — al·kyl·ate al kə .lāt vt, at·ed; at·ing to introduce one or more alkyl groups into (a compound) al·kyl·ation .al kə lā shən n * * * al·kyl·ate (alґkə lāt) to cause alkylation; see also alkylating agent, under agent …   Medical dictionary

  • alkylate — [ alkɪleɪt] verb Chemistry introduce an alkyl group into (a molecule). Derivatives alkylation noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • alkylate — al·kyl·ate …   English syllables

  • alkylate — al•kyl•ate [[t]ˈæl kəˌleɪt[/t]] v. t. at•ed, at•ing chem. to introduce an alkyl group into (a compound) • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • alkylate — v.tr. Chem. introduce an alkyl radical into (a compound) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alkylation — Alkylating agent redirects here. For the class of drugs, see alkylating antineoplastic agent. Alkylation is the transfer of an alkyl group from one molecule to another. The alkyl group may be transferred as an alkyl carbocation, a free radical, a …   Wikipedia

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