verb hy·drox·yl·ate \hī-ˈdräk-sə-ˌlāt\

Definition of HYDROXYLATE

transitive verb
:  to introduce hydroxyl into
hy·drox·yl·ation \-ˌdräk-sə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of HYDROXYLATE

circa 1909


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