dehydrochlorinate

dehydrochlorinate

[dee-hahy-druh-klawr-uh-neyt, -klohr-]
verb (used with object), dehydrochlorinated, dehydrochlorinating. Chemistry.
to remove hydrogen chloride or chlorine and hydrogen from (a substance).

Origin:
dehydro- + chlorinate

dehydrochlorination, noun
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