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dehydrochlorination

noun de·hy·dro·chlo·ri·na·tion \-ˌklōr-ə-ˈnā-shən, -ˌklr-\

Medical Definition of DEHYDROCHLORINATION

:  the process of removing hydrogen and chlorine or hydrogen chloride from a compound
de·hy·dro·chlo·ri·nate \-ˈklōr-ə-ˌnāt, -ˈklr-\ transitive verb, de·hy·dro·chlo·ri·nat·ed de·hy·dro·chlo·ri·nat·ing

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