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dehydrochlorinate

[dee-hahy-druh-klawr-uh-neyt, -klohr-] /diˌhaɪ drəˈklɔr əˌneɪt, -ˈkloʊr-/
verb (used with object), dehydrochlorinated, dehydrochlorinating. Chemistry
1.
to remove hydrogen chloride or chlorine and hydrogen from (a substance).
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dehydrochlorination, noun
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