anticatalyst

anticatalyst

[an-tee-kat-l-ist, an-tahy-]
noun Chemistry.
an inhibitor.

Origin:
1920–25; anti- + catalyst

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

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