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lyolysis

[lahy-ol-uh-sis] /laɪˈɒl ə sɪs/
noun, Chemistry
Origin
lyo- (see lyophilic) + -lysis
Related forms
lyolytic
[lahy-uh-lit-ik] /ˌlaɪ əˈlɪt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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lyolysis

/laɪˈɒlɪsɪs/
noun
1.
(chem) the formation of an acid and a base from the interaction of a salt with a solvent
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