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dehydrogenate

[dee-hahy-druh-juh-neyt, dee-hahy-droj-uh-] /diˈhaɪ drə dʒəˌneɪt, ˌdi haɪˈdrɒdʒ ə-/
verb (used with object), dehydrogenated, dehydrogenating. Chemistry
1.
to remove hydrogen from (a compound).
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; de- + hydrogenate
Related forms
dehydrogenation, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for dehydrogenate

dehydrogenate

/diːˈhaɪdrədʒəˌneɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to remove hydrogen from
Derived Forms
dehydrogenation, dehydrogenization, dehydrogenisation, noun
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