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reformate

[ri-fawr-meyt, -mit] /rɪˈfɔr meɪt, -mɪt/
noun, Chemistry
1.
the product of the reforming process.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; reform + -ate1
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  • Reforming the fuel and removing the sulfur from reformate is expected to be easier than removing the sulfur from liquid fuel.
  • Treating the reformate stream exiting the reformer using benzene extraction or benzene saturation.
  • The reformate, on the other hand, has a high octane rating but contains undesirable aromatic components.
  • The high benzene light reformate is then fed to a reactor that hydrogenates the benzene to convert it to cyclohexane.

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