ozonolysis

[oh-zuh-nol-uh-sis, oh-zoh-]
noun Chemistry.
the reaction of ozone with hydrocarbons.

Origin:
1930–35; ozono- + -lysis

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ozonolysis (ˌəʊzəʊˈnɒlɪsɪs)
 
n
chem the process of treating an organic compound with ozone to form an ozonide: used to locate double bonds in molecules

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The other comprises certain reagents that react rapidly with ozone and possibly ozonolysis products.
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