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pyrolysis

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noun py·rol·y·sis \pī-ˈrä-lə-səs\

Definition of pyrolysis

  1. :  chemical change brought about by the action of heat

pyrolytic

play \ˌpī-rə-ˈli-tik\ adjective

pyrolytically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin and Etymology of pyrolysis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1890


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pyrolysis

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noun py·rol·y·sis \pī-ˈräl-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of pyrolysis

plural

pyrolyses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  chemical change brought about by the action of heat

pyrolytic

\ˌpī-rə-ˈlit-ik\play adjective



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