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anticatalyst

[an-tee-kat-l-ist, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˈkæt l ɪst, ˌæn taɪ-/
noun, Chemistry
1.
an inhibitor.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; anti- + catalyst
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British Dictionary definitions for anticatalyst

anticatalyst

/ˌæntɪˈkætəlɪst/
noun
1.
a substance that destroys or diminishes the activity of a catalyst
2.
another name for inhibitor (sense 2)
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