Haber process


Ha·​ber process ˈhä-bər- How to pronounce Haber process (audio)
: a catalytic process for synthesizing ammonia from nitrogen and hydrogen

Word History


Fritz Haber †1934 German chemist

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Haber process was in 1912

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“Haber process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Haber%20process. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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