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hydrogenolysis

[hahy-droh-juh-nol-uh-sis] /ˌhaɪ droʊ dʒəˈnɒl ə sɪs/
noun, plural hydrogenolyses
[hahy-droh-juh-nol-uh-seez] /ˌhaɪ droʊ dʒəˈnɒl əˌsiz/ (Show IPA)
1.
decomposition of a compound resulting from its interaction with hydrogen.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; hydrogen + -o- + -lysis
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hydrogenolysis

/ˌhaɪdrəʊdʒɪˈnɒlɪsɪs/
noun
1.
a chemical reaction in which a compound is decomposed by hydrogen
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