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hydrogenate

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transitive verb hy·dro·ge·nate \hī-ˈdräj-ə-ˌnāt, ˈhī-drə-jə-\

Medical Definition of hydrogenate

hy·dro·ge·nat·edhy·dro·ge·nat·ing

  1. :  to combine or treat with or expose to hydrogen; especially :  to add hydrogen to the molecule of (an unsaturated organic compound)

  2. hy·dro·ge·na·tion \hī-ˌdräj-ə-ˈnā-shən, ˌhī-drə-jə-\play noun




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